207 Killed in 2017, The Deadliest Year for Land Defenders

Source: 207 Killed in 2017, The Deadliest Year for Land Defenders

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We can feed the world—if we reclaim our crops from livestock

Livestock guzzle up a huge chunk of our global crop production. In a new study, researchers consider how much more food we would have on our planet if we saved those crops–by eating less dairy and meat.

Source: We can feed the world—if we reclaim our crops from livestock

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The Surprising Mental and Physical Health Benefits of Houseplants

Source: The Surprising Mental and Physical Health Benefits of Houseplants

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What’s Really Warming the World? Climate deniers blame natural factors; NASA data proves otherwise

Source: What’s Really Warming the World? Climate deniers blame natural factors; NASA data proves otherwise

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Civil Society Report Spotlights Need for Whole-of-Government Approach to SDG Implementation | News | SDG Knowledge Hub | IISD

The report argues that most governments have not turned the 2030 Agenda into real policies on the ground, and in some cases policies are even moving backwards. The report calls for more coherent fiscal and regulatory policies, and a whole-of-government approach to sustainability. The report was launched on 12 July 2018 on the sidelines of the HLPF by DAWN, a global coalition of civil society organizations and trade unions.

Source: Civil Society Report Spotlights Need for Whole-of-Government Approach to SDG Implementation | News | SDG Knowledge Hub | IISD

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Climate change is supercharging a hot and dangerous summer – The Washington Post

Source: Climate change is supercharging a hot and dangerous summer – The Washington Post

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‘The US government has checked out on renewables’: can cities fill the gap? | Cities | The Guardian

Source: ‘The US government has checked out on renewables’: can cities fill the gap? | Cities | The Guardian

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Ireland on Path to Become First Country to Divest from Fossil Fuels

Source: Ireland on Path to Become First Country to Divest from Fossil Fuels

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Change the Worldview, Change the World – Kosmos Journal

Source: Change the Worldview, Change the World – Kosmos Journal

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 Our Biosphere Problem – Countercurrents

Source:  Our Biosphere Problem – Countercurrents

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