World Environment Day UN, June, 2020 Time for nature The foods we eat, the air we breathe, the water we drink and the climate that makes our planet habitable all come from nature. For instance, each year, marine plants produce more than a half of…View More World Environment Day
International Mother Earth Day 2020 UN, 22 April, 2020 We must act decisively to protect our planet from both the coronavirus and the existential threat of climate disruption. UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres When Mother Earth sends us a message Mother Earth is clearly urging a…View More International Mother Earth Day 2020
Worldwide there are more than 10 million ha affected by forest fires in 2019. The Amazon has an area of 4.8 million hectares affected by forest fires between Bolivia, Brazil and Paraguay. In Siberia, Russia has been razed 3.0 million ha. In India 1.3 million ha caught fire. In addition every year they burn in Africa at the end of the dry season of 300 to 350 million Since they mainly affect pastures and land dedicated to cropsView More Global warming, forest fires and it disastrous effects in 2019.
World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought UN, 17 June 2019 The Decay of the Land Desertification is the degradation of land in arid, semi-arid and dry sub-humid areas. It is caused primarily by human activities and climatic variations. Desertification does not refer to the…View More World Day to Combat Desertification and Drough
It is time to act decisively is clear: tax pollution; end fossil fuel subsidies; and stop building new coal plants, we need a green economy not a grey economy. Understanding the different types of pollution and how it affects our health and our environment, will help us to take measures to improve the air we breathe.View More World Environment Day
World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought 2018 NU, 17 June, 2018 In addition to providing for basic cooking, heating and construction needs, forests today are depleted by illegal logging, Afghanistan. Photo: UNAMID/Albert Gonzalez Farran The decay of the land Desertification is the degradation of…View More World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought 2018
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
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.
International Mother Earth Day 2017 International Mother Earth Day is celebrated to remind each of us that the Earth and its ecosystems provide us with life and sustenance. UN org., 21 April, 2017 It also recognizes a collective responsibility, as called for in the 1992…View More International Mother Earth Day 2017
Globally, about 10 billion trees are lost annually by felling, fire and farming practices at that rate of deforestation, trees will be extinct in 300 years.View More 10 billion trees disappear annually.
Juan G. R., Juan G. R. and Juan P. J. A. Global warming and forest fires. Water and Irrigation Vol .: 7, No. 1: 21-22, September, 2016, Spain. During 2016 as a result of global warming and the impact of human activity there have been…View More Global warming and forest fires.
The invisible pollution that poisons China. Macarena Vidal Liy, The Nation newspaper, July 6 2016. The Chinese government is promoting a plan to curb soil pollution, which affects 16% of its territory, soil pollution is as bad as the air problem, only less visible, many…View More The invisible pollution that poisons China.
The Great Green Wall: the ecological project that will cross the African continent. Oriane Fléchaire June 24, 2016. The Great Green Wall was an African political decision of 2005 to build a tree barrier over 7,000 kilometers long and 15 meters wide that crosses the…View More The Great Green Wall that will cross the African continent.
World Day to Combat Desertification 2016. 17 June 2016. “Without a long-term solution, desertification and land degradation will not only affect food supply but lead to increased migration and threaten the stability of many nations and regions. This is why world leaders made land degradation…View More World Day to Combat Desertification 2016.