A final word:
"On the basis of recent trends in planetary vital signs, we reaffirm the climate emergency declaration and again call for transformative change, which is needed now more than ever to protect life on Earth and remain within as many planetary boundaries as possible. The speed of change is essential, and new climate policies should be part of COVID-19 recovery plans. We must now join together as a global community with a shared sense of urgency, cooperation, and equity."
Large monoculture tree farms under the guise of 'forest restoration' cannot be considered a solution to climate change.
These plantations undermine the climate fight and wreak havoc on biodiversity.
Microsoft Silently Dropping Emails – a Sad but True Story
Children & adolescents 👧👦 who use e-cigarettes double their risk of smoking cigarettes later.
Remember, e-cigarettes are addictive and are not without harm. 👉http://bit.ly/3iWJGP9
The tobacco industry is aggressively marketing new, less regulated products like e-cigarettes to younger generations, with product placement even showing up in toy shops.
IPCC sieht dringenden Handlungsbedarf
Am 9. August erscheint der neue Klimabericht des Weltklimarats #IPCC. Seit Montag beraten dazu Regierungsvertreter, die die Arbeit der Expertinnen und Experten zur Veröffentlichung freigeben. Zum Auftakt sahen die Redner dringenden #Handlungsbedarf: Die Welt müsse aufgerüttelt durch die jüngsten #Extremwetter'ereignisse dringend handeln, um den #Klimawandel abzumildern.
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France's new climate law has just been voted in.
Unfortunately, @EmmanuelMacron & his governement did not rise to the challenge.
Air transport, corporate regulation, advertising: the law doesn’t go far enough to slash carbon emissions.
#ClimateChange will drive rise in ‘record-shattering’ heat extremes, per new @Nature study
eg Lytton, Canada, which had temperature of 49.6°C on 29 June during a deadly heatwave on West coast of North America
Fires in Russian Federation started in May
The aerosols from e-cigarettes contain toxic substances that can cause
🫀 cardiovascular diseases
🫁 lung disorders
🧠 damage to children’s brain development
#CommitToQuit e-cigarettes now for a healthier life!
Here's how 👉http://bit.ly/3iWJGP9
Weltklimarat tagt zur Verabschiedung des 6. Klimaberichts
Vertreter aus fast 200 Ländern beraten ab heute per Videokonferenz über einen wegweisenden Bericht des #Weltklimarat's (#IPCC) zur globalen Erwärmung. Klimaexperten warnen vor schweren Naturkatastrophen, falls die #Klimakrise nicht eingedämmt wird.
Sending gigantic mining machines designed to bulldoze and churn up the seabed is clearly a very bad idea.
#DeepSeaMining will damage sensitive and unique habitats, threatening sea creatures and disrupting the ocean food chain.
PHOBOS ransomware infection at the Clinical Hospital No.1 CF Witting in Bucharest
Unmasked: the 138 ‘polluters’ at key climate talks
More than a hundred executives with links to industries blamed for pollution were permitted to take part in vital international talks to combat climate change.
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