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10 November 2021

Half the world’s fossil fuel assets could become worthless by 2036 under a net zero transition

These days, starting from G20 to Glasgow COP26, climate change is one of the most important discussed topics. Temperature average raising, deforestation and pollution have been the […]
9 November 2021

Many countries are prioritizing health and climate change, but lack funds to take action

Countries have begun to prioritize health in their efforts to protect people from the impact of climate change, but only about a quarter of those recently […]
8 November 2021

Activists protest as Jakarta backs away from pledge to stop deforestation

Hundreds of environmentalists have protested in Jakarta as the Indonesian government attempted to step away from its commitment to stop deforestation during the COP26 in Glasgow. […]
3 November 2021

This is how Kazakhstan aims to achieve carbon neutrality

In 2020 the amounts of CO2, methane and nitrous oxide rose by more than the annual average in the past 10 years. And all this despite […]
3 November 2021

UNWTO head tells ministers: ‘The climate emergency is a bigger threat than Covid’

The head of the United Nations World Tourism Organization has warned that the “climate emergency is a bigger threat than Covid”. Zurab Pololikashvili, Secretary-General of UNWTO, […]
2 November 2021

An ambitious agreement at COP26 must inspire local action says Eurocities

65% of large cities have upwardly revised their climate targets for 2030 following the start of the European Green Deal and adoption of the EU Climate […]
1 November 2021

Tourism industry leaders pledge over Glasgow Declaration to become net-neutral by 2050

The Glasgow Declaration on Climate Action, a new gold standard for tourism leaders, holds the pledge of more than 100 travel companies to deliver towards decarbonisation […]
29 October 2021

Manneken-Pis receives a new costume and joins the fight against climate change

The upcoming conference on climate change, COP26, is to take place in Glasgow from October 31 to November 12. To mark the event, the British Embassy […]
27 October 2021

We are “way off track” on emissions

In 2020 the amounts of CO2, methane and nitrous oxide rose by more than the annual average in the past 10 years. Greenhouse gas emissions are […]
20 October 2021

Interactive photos show what sea level rise in major cities could look like

New research by the independent organization Climate Central shows in striking images what the world would look like if no actions are taken to curb climate […]
18 October 2021

Kazakhstan joins race to produce “green” hydrogen

German investors intend to establish the production of “green” hydrogen in Mangystau region. The roadmap for the implementation of the project was signed at the meeting […]
13 October 2021

A radical improvement of the EU residual waste policy is needed says Zero Waste Europe

New research published on October 12th by Zero Waste Europe finds that a radical improvement of the EU residual waste policy is needed in order to make it […]
11 October 2021
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Google and YouTube to disable ad monetization to climate change deniers

If YouTube had previously banned anti-vaccine content, Google is now taking measures against those publishers and advertisers who deny climate change. The moderation used by the […]
27 September 2021

Glasgow Declaration: an urgent global call for Tourism in climate action

The 26th UN Climate Change Conference (COP26) will be held in Glasgow Scotland between 31 October and 12 November 2021. COP26 is meant to be an […]
22 September 2021

Why do consumers resist buying carbon offsets?

Last week I wrote about What’s in a label pointing to the greenwashing practised by so many and confusion caused by the plethora of claims. There […]
30 August 2021

5 Atlantis-like sunken cities across the world

We’ve all heard about the sunken city Atlantis. Plato described it in his works Timaeus and Critias, and it was meant as some kind of an […]
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