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Episode 4: Tackling climate change: the case for a circular economy

Episode 4: Tackling climate change: the case for a circular economy

The need to transition away from fossil fuels and towards renewable energy to mitigate climate change is well understood, but this is only part of the picture. Tune in to find out why we need to fundamentally rethink how we produce and use our everyday products to tackle the climate …

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Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil can delay change, but they cannot stop it

Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil can delay change, but they cannot stop it

June 15, 2020: Responding to the announcement that Fianna Fáil, Fine Gael and the Green Party have agreed a Programme for Government, Sinn Féin TD for Mayo Rose Conway-Walsh has said: “Fianna Fáil and Fine Gael excluded Sinn Féin from the government formation process in an attempt to deny change, …

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Green Party proposes economic recovery plan – June 11, 2020

Green Party proposes economic recovery plan – June 11, 2020

At a news conference on Parliament Hill, members of the Green Party outline their proposed plan for economic recovery following the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic. Elizabeth May, the Green Party parliamentary leader, is in attendance in Ottawa, while Jo-Ann Roberts, the Green Party interim leader, and MPs Paul Manly and Jenica …

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[Economy] Overpopulation and Economic Growth: Heads You Lose, Tails You Lose More, DrJLT Talks

[Economy] Overpopulation and Economic Growth: Heads You Lose, Tails You Lose More, DrJLT Talks

We are addicted to #EconomicGrowth and, by proxy, #population #growth. Both threat our own existence through #pollution, unrestrained resource #consumption, and #climatechange. I set the stage in this article for deeper discussion of the #climatecrisis: https://drjlt.com/post/152/overpopulation-and-economic-growth-heads-you-lose-tails-you-lose-more-discussing-the-climate-emergency-part-1 This video was first published onSource link . We are just re-posting and re-sharing. …

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TENTH ONLINE STRIKE FOR THE CLIMATE Circular economy. The circular economy is …

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????????TENTH ONLINE STRIKE FOR THE CLIMATE ???????? Circular economy. The circular economy is defined as an economic system designed to be able to regenerate itself, thus also guaranteeing its eco-sustainability. According to the definition provided by the Ellen MacArthur Foundation, in a circular economy the flows of materials are of …

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Building a Crisis Resistant Economy

Building a Crisis Resistant Economy

Globalisation is a system put under crisis by the Coronavirus epidemic and with an incoming recession, it is time we take a look at building a more resilient economy to prepare for future crises. The local economy is one way to build a system that though less efficient, is less …

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Future Economy Network in conversation with Katherine Piper

Future Economy Network in conversation with Katherine Piper

Katherine Piper shares with us her experience of the growth and development of Future Economy Network, one of the largest green networks in the UK. Katherine talks about the variety of services, facilities and events that, combined, ensure she and her team are at the heart of a vibrant, sustainability-focused …

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The Oil Execs On Trump’s ‘Opening The Country’ Council Are Major GOP Donors

The Oil Execs On Trump’s 'Opening The Country' Council Are Major GOP Donors

Eight fossil fuel executives tapped for a White House task force advising President Donald Trump on how to reopen the U.S. economy amid the COVID-19 pandemic have donated millions to Trump and other Republican campaigns and political committees in recent years. Earlier this month, the White House named nearly 200 …

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Circular Economy part 4 presentations by Rider's Right, Skip The Straw and COSPE

Circular Economy part 4 presentations by Rider's Right, Skip The Straw and COSPE

Fridays For Future Lebanon’s Revolutionary Climate Week. Day 1 of webinars, introducing Circular Economy. Rider’s Right is an NGO that aims to bring back proper public transportation by mapping out Lebanon’s transit routes. Skip the Straw Lebanon works with restaurants and cafes to adopt sustainable alternatives to single-use plastics. COOPI …

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