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POLLUTION DEATHS: NO SURPRISE INDIA HAS WORST INDICATORS HERE

If India has been found as the country with highest number of pollution related deaths or simply say pollution deaths, there are valid reasons behind it, the easily visible valid reasons. 434 more words

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Climate change, food security and sustaining peace

Dr Florian Krampe is a Researcher in Climate Change and Risk Project of Stockholm International Peace Research Institute.

‘We have succeeded at keeping famine at bay, we have not kept suffering at bay’, said UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres while briefing members of the UN Security Council on 12 October. 1,022 more words

Politics

Thousands available in funding for clean diesel projects in Connecticut

(WTNH)–Thousands of dollars in federal funding are now available for clean diesel projects in Connecticut.

According to the state’s Department of Energy and Environmental Protection, $183,000 in funding will go to towns, cities, businesses and organizations who want to replace large, older diesel engines with electric or newer, cleaner-burning engines. 38 more words

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Susu Jeffrey | Subsidizing Southwest LRT

The Final Environmental Impact Study finds that “The Project operation will increase the GHG (greenhouse gas) emission in the Twin Cities area by approximately 2,000 metric tons per year in 2040, compared to No Build alternative” (SWLRT FEIS, p. 1,209 more words

Environment

Climate communication

Part of the Julie’s Bicycle course was about climate change, how to talk about it and how to motivate people to take action.

Culture

I'm a Creative Climate Leader!

I was lucky enough to be selected for the second cohort of the Julie’s Bicycle Creative Climate Leadership course in Slovenia. It was an intensive week of learning about climate communication, the role of the arts and culture and – most importantly – how we develop our capabilities as leaders to step up to take action. 353 more words

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