Tag: United Nations
Climate change is the result of a deadly calculus: human lives are worth risking and even losing over the profits of global corporations.
Let's be honest, Russia isn't the only or the worst war criminal.
Despite the pro-climate rhetoric of the insurance industry—and warnings by the world’s climate scientists calling for an end to fossil fuel exploration—leading...
While Indigenous communities will be able to attend the U.N. conference as observers, they are not recognized as parties to the biodiversity talks and cannot vote on the outcome.
They have so far continued to make choices that push them further away from targets they agreed upon five years ago to protect the climate and their citizens.
"Policies that minimize soil degradation and protect soil biodiversity should be a component of biodiversity protection at all levels."
All countries are deficient in some areas, but as humanity begins to function as a World community, the needs of everyone can be met; all that is required is that we acknowledge the needs of all and learn to share.
Indigenous leaders and environmentalists blasted the United Nations for marginalizing civil society groups over two weeks of negotiations at the climate summit, while welcoming polluters.
The global study was published in November, on the 30th anniversary of the Convention on the Rights of the Child, the landmark international treaty affirming the world’s commitment to protecting children.