Scientists claim widespread conservation can bring rewards if right policies are followed
Extinction Rebellion"If at least 30% of the planet’s land and oceans were subject to conservation efforts, mass extinction could be avoided and vital habitats restored, scientists estimate."
Now THAT sounds like a plan 👆
High temperatures and dry soil mean ideal conditions for fires. Blazes in June produced more carbon emissions than any other fires in almost two decades of monitoring.
Extinction Rebellion"These fires offer a stark portrait of planetary warming trends."
High temperatures and dry soil mean ideal conditions for fires. Blazes in June produced more carbon emissions than any other fires in almost two decades of monitoring - NYTimes
Extinction Rebellion😤 #BigOil has lobbied, lied and even killed to keep destroying the planet for profit while knowingly driving #climatebreakdown. This is criminal. They should stop the damage NOW and repair the harm. But instead they dictate policy.
Greenpeace UK has been fined £80k for breaching a court interdict during a protest against a BP oil rig in the North Sea last summer. But campaigners are still challenging BP's drilling permit in the courts. The oil giant plans to drill a major new...
Extinction RebellionXR stands by you @GreenpeaceUK 💪 We must stand up to corporations who continue to plunder our natural world in apparent ignorance of the climate and ecological crises 🔥
The COVID19 pandemic has exposed a strange anomaly in the global economy. If it doesn’t keep growing endlessly, it just breaks. Grow, or die. But there’s a deeper problem. New scientific research…
Extinction Rebellion⌛ "A landmark study in the journal Nature Communications ... concludes that the most fundamental driver of environmental destruction is the overconsumption of the super-rich."
2020 has been a year of tipping points. Everywhere you look, a collective rage is growing. People know the truth: the Government is failing to do what’s necessary to keep us safe. They ignored the warnings about coronavirus and let tens of thousands...
Australia’s central bank joins 60 others, including the Bank of England, to warn of climate risk to the economy and financial sector
Extinction RebellionCentral banks including the Bank of England say economies will fall by a quarter before the end of the century unless we act on climate.
And that's the impact if you only care about money....
Extinction Rebellion⏳ Many countries are now coming out of quarantine, but the world is still sick. Now, more than ever, it’s time to #rebelforlife.
✊ And that's precisely what rebels all over the world have been up to. The latest news about global Rebellion HERE ➡️
Coronavirus has emphasised health, social, economic and environmental inequalities facing BAME people
Extinction Rebellion“In recent weeks, the protest movement is really helping. People are more open to listen. ... We need a moment to really think how we relate to one another... The toxic system is something that we all have to live with.”
The way we assess economic performance and social progress is fundamentally wrong, and the climate crisis has brought these concerns to the fore
Extinction RebellionNobel Prize-winning economist Joseph Stiglitz is among several economists arguing that GDP fails to capture the impact of climate change, inequality, digital services and other phenomena shaping modern societies.