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“We need to walk nearly 10 kilometres to reach the pond where we extract the salt, and we earn 60 gourdes ($1.5) per week. With that money, we can contribute a little to the family expenses and we have little money left.
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Thousands of protesters worldwide took to the streets over the weekend, in the march against Climate Change.
In New York, the “Peoples Climate March” saw over 1400 organisations, students, professionals, faith groups, celebrities, politicians, and unions congregate along the streets of Manhattan; boasting one of the biggest planned events New York City has seen. 522 more words
It took three attempts, weeks of heated debate, and a great deal of filibustering, but the controversial Carbon Tax was repealed through the Upper House of the Senate yesterday (17th), making Australia the first nation to scrap the Carbon Tax and in turn, raise more debate on the future of our nation’s stance on climate change. 925 more words