Unchecked globalization is leading to a devastating and steady loss of biodiversity - natural forests, wetland areas, native species populations, and marine and coastal ecosystems. Currently, more than 8,400 species of wild fauna and flora are critically endangered, while close to 30,000 more are understood to be endangered or vulnerable.
Hello readers, Welcome to #ClimateJusticeThursday on CleanbuildVoices! Yesterday was a historic day for the campaign to beat plastic pollution as over 3,400 in-person and 1,500 online participants comprising Heads of State, Ministers of environment, and other representatives from 175 nations, endorsed a resolution to End Plastic Pollution at the conclusion
The effects of climate change are being felt on a larger scale across Africa as climatic conditions continue to worsen, exposing people to extreme weather events. With a system already disadvantaged by its susceptibility to, or inability to cope with, adverse effects of climate change (including climate variability and extremes),