We're on track to see a global temperature rise of far more than 2 degrees Celsius.
While the grandfather and father searched the planet to know him, Bertrand Piccard runs through it to protect it. But rather
"2016 is set to be the year of green finance. Across the world, we are seeing a growing number of countries aligning their financial systems with the sustainability imperative."
In sum, the main message from the international finance community is that the appetite and interest is strong to invest in
Water scarcity is already a problem; it is not only a distant threat on the horizon. In fact, water scarcity already affects more than 40 percent of the global population and the proportion is expected to rise.
With this initiative, we can move even closer in the dialog on needs and solutions and accordingly we might be able to speed up actions addressing challenges not only on energy, but likewise on water. For the benefit of cities, society as well as for green growth.
To raise the presence, voice, and participation of youth in the UN House (as well- to tap into indigenous wisdom through native story-telling) during this important Paris Climate Change Conference, we have written and produced a youth-centered film, based on a powerful Incan Story of Creation.
Should crimes against the environment and animals be addressed by an international criminal code and prosecuted by an international tribunal, particularly if national courts are unwilling, unable or deemed inadequate?