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Coronavirus Holds Key Lessons on How to Fight Climate Change

Coronavirus Holds Key Lessons on How to Fight Climate Change

A frightening new threat cascades around the world, upending familiar routines, disrupting the global economy, and endangering lives. Scientists long warned this might happen, but political leaders mostly ignored them, so now must scramble to respond to a crisis they could have prevented, or at least eased, had they acted …

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Mother Earth???? .. .. @lendahandtosave . . . . . . . . #climate #plasticsucks #plastic #breakfreefromplastic #cirurgiaplástica #climatestrike #climatechange #plastics #planetorplastic #plasticocean #climatejustice #plasticwaste #climatechangeisreal #climatecrisis #globalclimatestrike #plasticfreeliving #plastico #climateaction #actonclimate #climateemergency #plasticpollutes #plasticfreeoceans #plastica #lendahandtosave #savetree #savetrees???? #saveanimals #saveanimal #savewildlife #savetheplanet Source Y Not Freakin’ Recyclable Home

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Pro-fracking group is ‘wildly inflating’ job numbers, environmental campaigners claim

Pro-fracking group is 'wildly inflating' job numbers, environmental campaigners claim

A leading oil and natural gas trade group has “wildly inflated” the number of American jobs in fracking, in part by including gas station and convenience store workers in their counts, according to a new study. The American Petroleum Institute (API) has been accused of overstating fracking jobs in “a …

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Shell shocked

Shell shocked

Oil giant Royal Dutch Shell has announced plans to heavily cut operating costs and spending proposals to help mitigate the impact of the coronavirus outbreak and tumbling oil prices. The company said it will reduce its operating costs by 3 billion to 4 billion US dollars (£2.6 billion to £3.4 …

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Exploring the Connections Between Environment, Equality, and Indigenous Issues

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Q&A: Exploring the Connections Between Environment, Equality, and Indigenous Issues by Angie Tran |March 20, 2020 Ceiba — a musician, activist, and teacher — emphasizes the importance of listening to and learning from indigenous peoples. Photo: Nina A. Padilla/Vignette Portrait Photography This Q&A is part of an ongoing initiative by …

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World Water Day 2020, on 22 March, is about water and climate change – and how t…

World Water Day 2020, on 22 March, is about water and climate change – and how t...

World Water Day 2020, on 22 March, is about water and climate change – and how the two are inextricably linked. Extreme weather events are making water more scarce, more unpredictable, more polluted or all three. World Water Day celebrates water and raises awareness of the 2.2 billion people living …

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EU-wide conference on access to justice in environmental matters – 13 May 2020

EU-wide conference on access to justice in environmental matters - 13 May 2020

EU environmental law, despite being one of the most comprehensive in the world, is still not properly implemented and enforced. As a result, Europe’s environment is rapidly deteriorating. This lack of implementation is both an environmental and a socio-economic problem. Estimates put the cost of poor implementation of EU environmental …

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The key ingredient to surviving both coronavirus and climate change: our shared sense of humanity

The key ingredient to surviving both coronavirus and climate change: our shared sense of humanity

Get your daily dose of good news from Grist Subscribe to The Beacon It’s not easy to look out for each other these days, or so I thought as I rushed to the store to buy a roasted chicken for my mom last weekend. It was a seemingly innocent task …

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“#TheFutureWeChoose presents what we must do to protect our shared future – your…

"#TheFutureWeChoose presents what we must do to protect our shared future - your...

“#TheFutureWeChoose presents what we must do to protect our shared future – your own, and that of everyone on this planet” @leonardodicaprio . . Many thanks to Leo for his support! . . #climateemergency #climatechange #climateactionnow Source Y Not Freakin’ Recyclable Home

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EWG News Roundup (3/20): Test, Test, Test! Lessons Learned From COVID-19, Defense Department PFAS Contamination Sites Grow and More

EWG News Roundup (3/20): Test, Test, Test! Lessons Learned From COVID-19, Defense Department PFAS Contamination Sites Grow and More

In the News This week EWG detailed the public and environmental health lessons learned at this stage of the coronavirus crisis. The biggest takeaway so far is the importance of testing early and often. The rate of new cases of the virus within different countries has varied considerably and has …

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