Environment

Setem Catalunya organized Mobile Social Congreess to offer a critical approach to today’s technology.

SETEM Catalunya’s campaign on “Fair Electronics” offers a critical approach to today’s technology and the way it is produced and consumed.

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These women can be economically independent thanks to the Afrikable production groups

This organization believes in Fair Trade as a tool for women development and its goals go beyond of contributing decisively to the advancement of the 2030 Agenda.

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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.

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LIFE funds projects under its environment and climate action.

The European Commission has launched its 2020 call for nature conservation, environmental and climate change projects proposals.

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Ramon Vergés, member of the Network for energy sovereignty.

Vergés considers that people are aware of climate change, but another step forward is needed and think about how to change today’s energy model.

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The Nature Conservancy has identified 10 groups that are decisive for the environment in 2019.

Teenagers, women, healthcare professionals or people working with farming are among the 10 NGOs that The Nature Conservancy considers key to defend the environment.

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Earth Overshoot Day poster

It has been named Overshoot Day, the day of excess. Meaning this is the day when humanity consumes all of the resources that the Earth is able to generate in a year, and therefore, we surpass the limit.

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Hurricane shot. Photo: Wikimedia

Some organisations are giving support after the disaster by distributing food, water and other facilities to affected areas. 

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Greenpeace protest against oil drilling. Photo: Wikimedia

The crew of the ship Arctic Sunrise were protesting against Norwegian government allowing oil licenses in violation of the Paris Agreement. 

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Wind Turbine. Photo: Pixabay

“Live from the Air in the Sky” is a pioneering Catalan initiative developed by EOLPOP to build a wind turbine cooperative.

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Conflicts map. Image: EJAtlas

Environmental Justice Atlas (EJAtlas) is a map created by researchers from UAB’s Institute of Environmental Science and Technology with 2,100 cases of environmental conflicts in different parts of the world.

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The expert on project management, crowdfunding and communications for NGO shares his thoughts about what to change for the World Environment Day.

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