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SumOfUs has changed its name to Ekō and continues to fight for any form of injustice

Nestlé is draining Vittel’s water at a faster rate than it can possibly regenerate.

The Jordan Times: Climate-stressed Iraq says will plant 5 million trees

Originally posted on Levant's Agora:
By AFP. Iraq’s prime minister on Sunday announced a campaign to combat the severe impacts of climate change on the water-scarce country, including by planting five million palms and trees.? Oil-rich but war-battered Iraq suffers from extreme summer heat, frequent droughts, desertification and regular dust storms, problems that are…

Aftermath of Cyclone Gabrielle highlights the impact of climate change

Severe Tropical Cyclone Gabrielle, a tropical cyclone, affected New Zealand and Norfolk Island. On 6 February, the Australian Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) reported that Tropical Low 14U had developed within a monsoonal trough of low pressure over the northeastern Coral Sea near the Solomon Islands During 9 February, states of emergency which were already inContinue reading “Aftermath of Cyclone Gabrielle highlights the impact of climate change”

Climate organisations and protesters

One early XR victory was forcing the British government to declare “an environment and climate emergency”, making the UK the first country to do so.

Who knew climate change was coming

Biden administration restores protections in Alaska’s Tongass forest The Biden administration on Wednesday restored protections against new roads and logging in more than half of Alaska’s Tongass National Forest, the nation’s biggest carbon sink. “As our nation’s largest national forest and the largest intact temperate rainforest in the world, the Tongass National Forest is keyContinue reading “Who knew climate change was coming”

Climate activists say Big Oil is taking cycling fans for a ride

Cycling teams draw most of their budgets from sponsorship, making them a particular target for Big Oil dollars simply because it’s so hard to turn the money away.

Climate Indicators to Watch in 2023

The year 2022 saw the US enact an unprecedented climate bill and countries take bold steps at two United Nations conferences to aid disaster-stricken developing nations and preserve what’s left of the natural world.

The Telegraph Frontpage for Friday 2022 December 30

Rishi Sunak is considering the return of Covid travel restrictions for the first time since pandemic rules were scrapped in February, amid concern over soaring cases in China. And the world has paid heartfelt tributes to Brazil’s football legend Pelé, who has died at the age of 82. Headlines: Today’s essential news Covid curbs |Continue reading “The Telegraph Frontpage for Friday 2022 December 30”

The Jordan Times: Africa’s climate crisis is a health crisis

Originally posted on Levant's Agora:
By Yacine Djibo. The planet is losing its ability to support life as we know it, and nowhere is this clearer than in Africa — the continent that is most vulnerable to climate change despite having contributed the least to atmospheric concentrations of greenhouse-gas emissions. Beyond the increasingly frequent…

The Telegraph Frontpage for Saturday 2022 December 24

By Sam Hall Good evening. Getting home for Christmas – whether by plane, train or automobile – has rarely been so challenging. We have the latest as Border Force officers go on strike, amid warnings that industrial action at our airports could go on for six months. Paris | A 69-year-old gunman opened fire atContinue reading “The Telegraph Frontpage for Saturday 2022 December 24”