The women wanted to protest against the risks of allowing average global temperatures to rise by 4 degrees centigrade.
Digital education hasn’t reached there, what people have are small ways of sustenance and living. Going back to basics is proving time tested.
We need to stand guard against the instinct that we should not slide back from the previous normal in our urgency to restore the stable state of humanity, while enjoying the sight of chirping birds till they last.
The pandemic has created sutiable changes for climate and have resulted in reducing emssions and green house gases in turn improving the air quality.
Ecological awareness shouldn’t be confined to experts in the field. Storytelling can play a crucial role in this too– helping children learn about the natural world and its challenges.
Reading historical literature also allows us to trace the development of modern constructions of the natural world.
Here are some of the measures announced by the Finance Minister to tackle pollution in Budget 2020.
I feel cheated and robbed of my “Right to Smile” when each day is increasingly becoming just a sum total of another farmer committing suicide failing to feed his own family; another disillusioned millennial committing suicide in the wake of increasing unemployment.
Longstanding gender inequality means that within regions of the world that are particularly vulnerable to climate change, women are likely to suffer more than men.
Licypriya Kangujam started raising her voice against Climate change and disaster risk reduction when she was just 7 years old.
“Planting trees is good, of course, but it’s nowhere near enough, and it cannot replace real mitigation and rewilding nature. We don’t need to lower emissions….Emissions need to stop.”
Sustainability of food is under the threat of insect pests, plant diseases and many other stressors that come with climate change. Here’s how Dr Ngumbi is combating it.