Monday, 31 March 2014

A Whale of A Victory


Japanese whaling in the Antarctic Ocean has been ruled illegal by the International Court of Justice!
http://antarcticocean.org/
Greenpeace has won its fight to save the Whales from Japanese Whaling.

Thursday, 13 March 2014

Save the Last Orangutans

You may have seen Procter & Gamble’s adverts on TV, claiming to be a 'proud sponsor of mums'. But it buys palm oil from companies that are trashing Indonesia's rainforest, destroying the habitat of the last orangutans.


Thanks to P&G and its palm oil suppliers, many orangutan babies no longer have a mother.
https://secure.greenpeace.org.uk/page/contribute/stop-pandg?source=em&subsource=6E163&utm_medium=email&utm_source=gpeace&utm_content=2+-+Please+watch+this+film+and+make+a+donati&utm_campaign=frfornon20140311

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Saturday, 7 September 2013

What is Biodiversity Offsetting?

Biodiversity offsetting is a chance to improve the environment and grow the economy.
http://www.businessgreen.com/bg/opinion/2293143/biodiversity-offsetting-a-chance-to-improve-the-environment-and-grow-the-economy

Courtesy: Business Green



http://www.businessgreen.com/bg/opinion/2293143/biodiversity-offsetting-a-chance-to-improve-the-environment-and-grow-the-economy

Alzheimer and A Healthy Environment

Does Living In a Healthy Environment Raise Your Risk of Alzheimer's? A New Theory Says Yes.
http://www.forbes.com/sites/melaniehaiken/2013/09/06/does-living-in-a-healthy-environment-raise-your-risk-of-alzheimers-a-new-theory-says-yes/

Courtesy: Forbes and Alzheimer Association

Fairtrade Gold

Africa's mines ditch polluting practices to produce its first Fairtrade gold.
http://www.theguardian.com/environment/2013/sep/06/fairtrade-gold-africa-mining

Tanzania is Africa's fourth largest gold producer. About 15 million people work in mines

http://www.theguardian.com/environment/2013/sep/06/fairtrade-gold-africa-mining