The UN-organized climate summit in New York on September 23 is key to assessing future prospects in the fight against global warming and climate change. They have stolen my dreams and my childhood with their empty words, said the young activist Greta Thunberg at the opening of the climate summit
International Mother Earth Day UN, 22 April, 2018. A woman harvests rice by hand in Timor-Leste. © UN Photo/Martine Perret. Mother Earth is a common expression for the planet earth in a number of countries and regions, which reflects the interdependence that exists among human…View More International Mother Earth Day 2018
he system has named countries where shrinking reservoirs could lead to the taps completely drying up, the study said. Tensions have been apparent in India over the water allocations for two reservoirs connected by the Narmada river, it said.View More Water shortage to hit India soon, new satellite study warns
U N World Water Day, 2018. 22 March / 2018. Water is an essential building block of life. It is more than just essential to quench thirst or protect health; water is vital for creating jobs and supporting economic, social, and human development. This year’s…View More World Water Day, 2018.
Global warming manifests itself with increasingly powerful cyclones and tornadoes, the strong wind causing sea waves to penetrate more frequently on the coasts. Climate change is a reality and states that we must prepare to face it and improve surface drainage and sewerage in tourist areas, as well as making safer constructions away from the impact of sea waves.View More Temporal affects the Canary Islands and beaches of Andalusia in Spain.
The continuous growth of the world population and the increase in the demand for food, means that every day the production of food is insufficient to guarantee the future of the balanced diet of the inhabitants of the planet earth.View More World population growth threat future sustainability humanity.
(Español) El agua es un recurso vital que cada vez es más escaso. Su uso indiscriminado, el aumento de la población global y los efectos del cambio climático ponen en riesgo el panorama futuro del planeta TierraView More Water demand will grow 80% in the cities until 2050.
he temperature of oceans and seas has increased remarkably in the last 30 years, which has caused cyclones, typhoons, tornadoes and tropical storms to become increasingly violent and destructive.View More Climate change and its main effects
Juan G. R and Juan G. R. Water crisis in Spain, its effects at the end of autumn 2017. Water and Irrigation Vol .: 8, No. 1: 14-16, November 2017, Spain. The current volume of water stored in Spain is 20768 hm3, which represents only…View More . Water crisis in Spain, its effects at the end of autumn 2017.
Scientists against droughts and floods of climate change. Euronews, 10/07/201. Europe. Together with the rest of the planet, Europe is preparing for the consequences of climate change. Several areas face diverse risks ranging from droughts to floods, but do we understand what awaits us and…View More Scientists against droughts and floods of climate change.
Juan G. R., Juan G. R., Juan G. M. and Juan G. M. I., Hurricane Irma has brought destruction and death to the Caribbean, Cuba and Florida. Water and Irrigation. Vol .: 8, No. 1: 11-13, September 2017, Spain. Hurricane Irma has brought destruction and…View More Hurricane Irma has brought destruction and death to the Caribbean, Cuba and Florida.
(Español) Las pérdidas económicas se estimaron en 100 billones de dólares, es necesario revisar el plan de construcción de viviendas, sistemas de drenaje y repoblación forestal en la lucha contra inundaciones, ciclones, huracanes y tornados en todo el sur de los Estados Unidos. El presidente Donald Trump ha aprobado declaraciones de desastre de emergencia tanto en Texas como en Louisiana, dirigiendo la ayuda federal hacia las áreas afectadas.View More Hurricane Harvey hits Texas and Louisiana provoking great economic losses.
Melting in the Antartic region Juan G. R., Juan G. R., Juan P. J. A. Melting in the poles continues with its implacable advance. Water and Irrigation Vol .: 8, No. 1: 7-8, July 2017, Spain. Global warming intensifies, 2016…View More Melting in the poles continues with its implacable advance.
(Español) La desertificación se debe a la vulnerabilidad de los ecosistemas de zonas secas, que cubren un tercio de la superficie del planeta, a sobreexplotación y el uso inadecuado de la tierra. La pobreza, la inestabilidad política, la deforestación, el sobrepastoreo y malas prácticas de riego afectan negativamente a la productividad del suelo.View More World Day to combat Desertification and Drought, 2017.
Juan G. R. Drought in Spain, its effects at the beginning of summer 2017. Water and Irrigation Vol .: 8, No. 1: 5-6, June 2017, Spain. The current volume of water in Spain is 31326 hm3, which represents only 56% of the capacity of the…View More Juan G. R. Drought in Spain, its effects at the beginning of summer 2017.