Thermal Pollution in Water

By Elyas Harris When people think of pollution and the thought that most often comes to mind is cars' exhaust...
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Thermal Pollution in Water

The EAT-Lancet Commission Launch in New York

Venue: UN Trusteeship Council Chamber, New YorkCo-hosts: UN Environment and the Permanent Mission of Norway to the UNDate: Tuesday, February...
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The EAT-Lancet Commission Launch in New York

Chronicles of HOME by Elodie Maupay

Planet Earth is the only planet in the solar system to have the perfect temperature for water to find a...
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Chronicles of HOME by Elodie Maupay

Chronicles of HOME – by Ismael J. Catchings

by Ismael J. Catchings* The concept that strikes me the most is the idea of a humans, and essentially humanity,...
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Chronicles of HOME – by Ismael J. Catchings

"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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Thermal Pollution in Water

By Elyas Harris When people think of pollution and the thought that most often comes to mind is cars’ exhaust and industrial fumes that emit greenhouse gasses. But thermal pollution is not pollution in a direct chemical sense. Thermal pollution occurs when because water used to cool down factories or used in energy plants, gets […]

The EAT-Lancet Commission Launch in New York

Venue: UN Trusteeship Council Chamber, New YorkCo-hosts: UN Environment and the Permanent Mission of Norway to the UNDate: Tuesday, February 5, 2019Time: 3 pm Can we feed a future population of 10 billion people a healthy diet within planetary boundaries?  To answer this question, EAT gathered 37 of the planet’s foremost experts who, for the […]

Chronicles of HOME by Elodie Maupay

Planet Earth is the only planet in the solar system to have the perfect temperature for water to find a balance. It can thus stay stable, in the liquid state; but also to evaporate; and be naturally in the form of ice at the poles. The Earth is also the only planet on which living […]

Chronicles of HOME – by Ismael J. Catchings

by Ismael J. Catchings* The concept that strikes me the most is the idea of a humans, and essentially humanity, as a disruptor. The earth is billions of years old and humans are only thousands of years old. So many factors had to be just right, one could even say precise, so that all we […]

Chronicles of HOME – by Marie Laurent

Planet Earth has existed for 4.47 billion years. Since its creation she has been constantly evolving to find the perfect balance for each element to have its place and have a role to play. The motors of terrestrial life are water and air. These elements are the building blocks of life. As air condenses, it […]

Give Me 5 at the UN General Assembly!

by Amanda Dias On Tuesday Give Me 5’s Campaign founder Juan Chebly was honored to take part in the 73rd UNGA High-Level Side Event on Social Business, Youth and Technology: Innovate Together for Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals. The panel discussed the use of business, specifically social business, youth, and technology to further the Sustainable […]

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