Humanity is devouring our planet’s resources in increasingly destructive volumes, according to a new study that reveals we have consumed a year’s worth of carbon, food, water, fibre, land and timber in a record 212 days.
As a result, the Earth Overshoot Day – which marks the point at which consumption exceeds the overconsumptionovershootresourcesshortagessoil erosionwater Read More
Did you know that what’s on your plate plays a larger role in contributing to climate change than the car you drive? When most wealthy people think about their carbon footprint, or their contributions to climate change, they’ll think about where their electricity and heat come from or what they #deforestationcarboncold storagecropsEmissionsfarmingfoodfood wastelivestocknutritionresources Read More
Unprecedented levels of coordination are needed to face the combined challenges of rising global greenhouse gas emissions, weather-related disasters, and achieving the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals.
This is the key finding of a UN report summing up the views of experts who gathered in Bonn, Germany, to discuss how countries can caribbeanclimateclimate impactsdisasterGEFMexicoreslienceresourcesSDGs Read More