Climate change has been written in to the proposed UN Sustainable Development Goals for the post-2015 development agenda.
The European Commission today gave South Korea, Ghana and Curaçao six more months to improve efforts to stop illegal fishing by their vessels. The three countries had been formally warned in November 2013 that they risk facing trade sanctions unless they cooperate in combating Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated (IUU), or pirate, fishing.
Members of the Bee Coalition today (Friday 18 July) welcome the Government’s public ‘Call to Action’ to help reverse the decline of bees and other pollinating insects by helping meet their needs for food and a home. The call comes ahead of the Government launching its final National Pollinator Strategy in autumn this year.
Take a picture of the home you would hate to be forced from, or how extreme weather has affected you, and send it as a free postcard in support of climate refugees.
EJF's investigation reveals the continuing brutal trade in modern-day slaves and Thai Government's failure to adequately address the issue.
- 2 hours 12 min ago — Check out the beautiful new organic cotton tshirts from our brilliant patron @LAHamnett? http://t.co/Doix4i0rlG #savethesea #savethebees
- 3 hours 13 min ago — RMI President speaking from the climate change frontline: "The time for talk is over and the time for action is now" http://t.co/NNj7PjVs2Q
- 6 hours 49 min ago — Tropical storm #FungWong is forcing thousands of #Manila residents to move to higher ground: http://t.co/9REPMF7Rkk