Caroline Leonard

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Terzake - 29/12/16

How to save Indonesia’s mangroves

Which of the world’s great forests store the most carbon per hectare? The dense tropical rainforests of the Amazon, Borneo, the Congo or Papua New …

Climate

Why Climate Change is a Business and Human Rights Issue

<b>By Eniko Horvath</b><p>Last month, a Peruvian farmer called on German energy company RWE to pay its fair share to protect his home from imminent flooding …

Saudi Arabia
Climate
Fossil Fuels
Fossil Fuels

Ralien Bekkers on Twitter: ""Nederlandse overheid stimuleert het gebruik van fossiele energie" #fossieldraaitopsubsidie @nrc http://t.co/taQJWtXcRU"

One UN Climate Change Learning Partnership

National Adaptation Plans: Building Climate Resilience in Agriculture<p>This massive open online course brings you closer to the nexus of climate change …

Renewable Energy Now Employs 7.7 Million People Worldwide

Renewable energy investment and deployment is paying off, and in spades, when it comes to addressing a basic issue plaguing developed and developing …

Renewable Energy

Upcoming trends within sustainability careers: Interview with Claudine Blamey, Head of Sustainability & Stewardship at The Crown Estate

As part of our series of Global Sustainability Leader Interviews, ALLEN & YORK were delighted to interview, <b>Claudine Blamey, Head of Sustainability &</b> …

Sustainability

Wie is de man achter de staatsgreep in Burundi?

Père Bob<i>, zoals hij door vrienden genoemd wordt, is vandaag belast met de goede werking van het ‘bejaardenhuis’ voor Jezuïeten. Zelf leefde en werkte</i> …

'Qatar doet veel te weinig tegen uitbuiting arbeidsmigranten'

Noch de wetgeving, noch het beleid of de situatie op het terrein is veranderd voor arbeidsmigranten in Qatar. Ze blijven afhankelijk van de genade …

Current State of the Sea Ice Cover

J. C. Comiso, C. L. Parkinson, T. Markus, D. J. Cavalieri and R. Gersten<p>The sea ice cover is one of the key components of the polar climate system. …

Global Warming

Shell accused of strategy risking catastrophic climate change

Environmentalists say presumption of global temperature rise to 4C undermines multinational’s ability to talk with authority on climate change<p>Royal Dutch Shell has been accused of pursuing a strategy that would lead to potentially catastrophic climate change after an internal document acknowledged …

Energy

Africa Watches Burundi Coup To See If Conflict Spreads, Reignites Hutu-Tutsi Ethnic Conflict

Burundi’s military is attempting to oust President Pierre Nkurunziza after days of violent demonstrations against his controversial third term have …

Rwanda sees increasing risk as anti-Kigali rebels in DR Congo slip into protest-hit Burundi

RWANDA rebels in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) are slipping across the border into Burundi, raising concerns that violence will escalate in …

Africa

Legergeneraal in Burundi kondigt staatsgreep aan

De Burundese "president Nkurunziza is niet langer president", zo klonk het uit de mond van het voormalige hoofd van de inlichtingendiensten. De …

Fighting the secret plot to make the world richer

PRESIDENT BARACK OBAMA is itching to sign one of the biggest trade deals in American history. The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) would link 11 …

Economics

The world's oceans are the hottest since modern records began. RT if you want the oceans to chill. #HottestYearEver http://t.co/k8IPq7it3k

#RDC Sud-Kivu : les partis d'opposition manifesteront le 22 janvier contre le projet de modif. de la loi électorale. http://t.co/5cFPWd14BV

CO2-concentratie in atmosfeer bereikte record in maart

In maart werd een nieuwe mijlpaal overschreden: de gemiddelde mondiale concentratie aan CO2 in de atmosfeer is over de kaap van 400 ppm (parts per …

'Burundezen willen stabiliteit en vertrouwen'

Op 25 april 2015 werd huidig president Pierre Nkurunziza van Burundi door zijn partij naar voren geschoven als kandidaat voor een derde mandaat bij …

Des soldats israéliens brisent le silence: la vie des Gazaouis importait peu

Des soldats israéliens ont choisi de se libérer la conscience. Ils témoignent de la manière dont leur armée s'est comportée à Gaza l'été dernier …