climate change

The state of Climate Emergency arises because we must act now to prevent the multiple points of no return from being activated.

Opinion

The lifespan of a plastic bag is short and has a huge environmental impact. On average they are used for 12 minutes and are then left to decompose, often polluting the land or water. For Zero Waste Barcelona the solution is simple: reuse them.

Opinion
José M. Alonso, Head of Content Options.

We interviewed the person in charge of contents at the Opcions cooperative, and he told us of the impact that single-use plastics have on both people and the environment.

Article

Marine Permaculture, as developed by Climate Foundation, is one example of human innovation that can regenerate and enhance the environment. 

Opinion
Nursery to save the coral reefs.

Coral Gardeners changes the world starting by an ocean restoration and conservation of the coral reefs. They have been planting corals, raising awareness and developing technology as they have been dying at an alarming rate.

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Peace Week ‘Migration and Climate Emergency’ is being held and a volunteer is being sought.

The Peace Week is a youth camp for youths coming from several countries and this year it will be held from 13 to 20 March in Barcelona. 

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This year, numerous extreme meteorological phenomena have affected the countries of the Global North. Even so, the political class remains determined to maintain a system on the brink of environmental and social collapse.

Opinion
Children cycling on a street flooded by rain.

A billion children live in countries with a very high risk of exposure to heat waves, cyclones, floods or air pollution, according to the Unicef ​​report on children’s climate risk index.

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Humans consume the same amount of ecological resources as if we lived in 1.6 Planets.

This is the date when we exceed the resources that the Planet can generate, according to the Global Footprint Network.

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Nuclear power plant.

The Stop Ecocide Foundation has already drafted a legal definition to be submitted to the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court.

Article

Growing awareness on this issue must become a turning point that allows us to effectively materialize a reduction in single-use plastics. Now, more than ever before, we need all social and economic agents to act responsibly to deal with this plastic pandemic.

Opinion
The irruption of the Covid-19 has had a bigger effect on the poorest and most vulnerable people.

The poorest and most vulnerable people have been the most affected by the effects of the pandemic all over the world.

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