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The COVID Pandemic and the Climate Emergency: Lessons in Governance

The COVID Pandemic and the Climate Emergency: Lessons in Governance

On May 27th, CFGS Associate Fellow and Strategic Advisor for the POLIS Water Sustainability Project, Jonathan (jon) O’Riordan joined us to discuss what the elements of good governance are for managing emergencies, how fit for this purpose current levels of government are, and what kind of creative governance solutions are …

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The Coronavirus teaches us lessons on responding to the Climate Emergency. A Christian perspective

The Coronavirus teaches us lessons on responding to the Climate Emergency. A Christian perspective

Martin and Margot Hodson, acclaimed educators and authorities on Climate Change and Faith, provide their account of what lessons can be learnt from the Coronavirus pandemic and how to apply them to our Climate Emergency response. This video was first published onSource link . We are just re-posting and re-sharing. …

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The Environmental Lessons of the Pandemic (Vlog # 17)

The Environmental Lessons of the Pandemic (Vlog # 17)

Current Analysis and Newspaper Session Series # 17 covers The Environmental Lessons the Pandemic teaches Us Click Show more for relevant content: 1. Halt Destruction of Nature or Suffer Even Worse Pandemics: https://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/apr/27/halt-destruction-nature-worse-pandemics-top-scientists 2. Positive Impacts of Lockdown: https://www.standard.co.uk/news/world/positive-impact-environment-coronavirus-lockdown-a4404751.html 3. Climate Change 101 with Bill Nye: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EtW2rrLHs08 4. Origin of …

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Must Watch Important Lessons To Human To Save The Earth Before It’s Too Late

Must Watch Important Lessons To Human To Save The Earth Before It’s Too Late

One of the most important things we have learnt so far is that urgent, decisive action can turn a crisis around. Long before COVID-19, the world has been facing the challenge of flattening the greenhouse gas emissions curve. The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change—the world’s leading body of climate experts—has …

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6 Lessons COVID 19 can teach us about the climate crisis and why Earth Day matters

6 Lessons COVID 19 can teach us about the climate crisis and why Earth Day matters

This is one of three short videos we created to offer a glimpse of why Earth Day and the global climate action movement matter — even during a global health crisis. Parents and teachers in all subject areas are encouraged to share the videos, open a dialogue based on a …

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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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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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Lessons From Coronavirus: Testing Is Essential To Save Lives and Protect Human Health

Lessons From Coronavirus: Testing Is Essential To Save Lives and Protect Human Health

Testing, testing, testing – the novel coronavirus has revealed the critical importance of swift and accurate testing and reporting, something that for decades the Environmental Working Group has advocated for across multiple areas of public health and the environment. The rate of new cases of the virus within different countries has …

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