Sustainable Tuna Fish Farms

by Elyas Harris. There are various forms of livestock farming. This article focuses on fishery. Mostly when people think about fish
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Sustainable Tuna Fish Farms

Accounting for Industrial Waste

by Elyas Harris. Industrial waste has become an issue to the environment specifically the water supply and the very air that
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Accounting for Industrial Waste

UN Environment Management Group Nexus Dialogue on Biodiversity

2018 Nexus Dialogue Series Watch the livestream - Day 1  and Day 2 Nexus Dialogue on Biodiversity - Biodiversity Mainstreaming in the
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UN Environment Management Group Nexus Dialogue on Biodiversity

Farms and Gardens and their Effect on the Environment

by Elyas Harris. Almost everyone who lives in rural parts of the United States use fertilizer. It is used for gardening
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Farms and Gardens and their Effect on the Environment

"With the equivalent of 5% of global military spending we could eradicate poverty forever and transition from fossil fuels to renewable energy..."

"We spend 152 times more on defense than in the United Nations system"
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"We need an extra 90 billion $USD per year from the public sector to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals"
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"We already spend 17 times more on defense than the total cost of the Sustainable Development Goals"
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"With the equivalent of 5% of global military spending we can pay for the Sustainable Development Goals"
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We believe in the fight for human rights of present and future generations.

We empower advocates to understand the importance of the UN Sustainable Development Goals and to take action within their own communities.

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Sustainable Tuna Fish Farms

by Elyas Harris. There are various forms of livestock farming. This article focuses on fishery. Mostly when people think about fish farming, they usually think of salmon or tilapia. However, at the moment Indonesia has been creating Tuna fish farms, for instance. One of the challenges with the fish farms for tuna is that they […]

Accounting for Industrial Waste

by Elyas Harris. Industrial waste has become an issue to the environment specifically the water supply and the very air that we breath. Proponents of small government usually ignore the fact that markets can fail. There is also the reality of positive and negative externalities which the market does not inherently address. This is why […]

UN Environment Management Group Nexus Dialogue on Biodiversity

2018 Nexus Dialogue Series Watch the livestream – Day 1  and Day 2 Nexus Dialogue on Biodiversity – Biodiversity Mainstreaming in the context of Human Security and Wellbeing, 2 – 3 May 2018 2-3 May, 2018 at the International Environment House II, Geneva, Switzerland The EMG is proud to announce the kick-off of its 2018 Nexus […]

Farms and Gardens and their Effect on the Environment

by Elyas Harris. Almost everyone who lives in rural parts of the United States use fertilizer. It is used for gardening or lawn work and even farms. This can be a good thing it helps the production of plants and vegetables and help them grow strong. But fertilizer can he very negative effects on the […]

Urban Heat Islands

by Elyas Harris Have you heard of urban heat islands? This is a phenomenon where the city is warmer than its rural counterparts. This happens because urban environments, better known as cities, trap heat and pollution. This influx of heat, as well as the issues that come with excess pollution in the air, don’t seem […]

The Future of Agriculture

by Elyas Harris There are multiple nations whose main exports are agricultural products. Farming is a big source of income and a livelihood for millions of people around the world.  We all rely on agriculture for sustenance, for our food. Unfortunately,  the soil gets used up through prevalent modern farming techniques. These cause the soil, […]

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The Give Me 5 Team

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