Environment

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Online article
12.7.2018

Comment faire revenir les oiseaux dans les campagnes ? La piste d’un marché de la biodiversité sauvage

Il faut inciter les agriculteurs à produire de la biodiversité sauvage grâce à la mise en place d’un nouveau marché économique.

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3.5.2018

Comment recycler le plastique ?

Ce que vous voyez là, c’est une partie de ce que l’on appelle le septième continent Bon, ce n’est pas un vrai continent. Il s’agit en fait de déchets plastiques qui se sont accumulés dans les océans, jusqu’à couvrir d’immenses étendues… Aujourd’hui...

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Online article
12.7.2018

Comment faire revenir les oiseaux dans les campagnes ? La piste d’un marché de la biodiversité sauvage

Il faut inciter les agriculteurs à produire de la biodiversité sauvage grâce à la mise en place d’un nouveau marché économique.
Online article
2.7.2018

Gove lambasts water company chiefs

The Environment Secretary attacks water industry bosses' salaries and lack of investment.
Online article
15.6.2018

Africa land deals lead to water giveaway

Africa is heading for 'hydrological suicide' as land deals hand water resources to foreign companies, threatening environmental disaster

Multimedia

Web documentary
2.7.2018

Watergrabbing

This special «Watergrabbing - a Story of Water», looks into the water-hoaring phenomenon. Every story explains a specific theme and shows the players involved.
Web documentary
26.4.2018

Pirate Fishing

Video
22.3.2018

Jack Black and Lil Bub Help Save the World...Again! #EarthToMarrakech

Help Jack Black and Lil Bub send an urgent message to world leaders that the time to put their climate commitments into action is now! Join Our Global Coalition to Help Save the World: http://EarthTo.org | #EarthToMarrakech

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Article
9.7.2018

Eye of the Storm : capitalism, colonialism, and climate change in the Caribbean / Jeb Sprague-Silgado... [et al.]

On September 5, 2017, Hurricane Irma made landfall, ravaging the islands of Barbuda, Saint Barthélemy, Saint Martin, Anguilla, and the Virgin Islands, leaving at least 134 casualties. The hurricane hit Barbuda the hardest, damaging nearly all of its infrastructure and instantly rendering its 1,700...
Article
5.7.2018

Das Klima reparieren? : Geoengineering : Irrweg statt Ausweg / Anika Schroeder... [et al.]

In der Klimapolitik zeichnet sich eine neue Debatte ab: Neben Klimaschutz, der Anpassung an die Folgen des Klimawandels und dem Umgang mit nicht mehr vermeidbaren Schäden und Verlusten rückt die Reparatur des Klimasystems immer stärker in den Fokus. Durch neue Techniken sollen Emissionen aus der...
Electronic document
4.7.2018

World atlas of desertification (WAD) : Rethinking land degradation and sustainable management / [ed.] European Commission, Joint Research Centre

This third edition of the World Atlas of Desertification focuses on land degradation and global environmental change under five major subject headings:
- Global Patterns of Human Domination. Highlighting the role of Homo sapiens as the major driving force of global environmental change;
-...

Politics and general pages

Press release
3.7.2018

2030 Agenda: Domestic policy is foreign policy!

Swiss civil society – organized in the Platform Agenda 2030 – presented its report entitled «How sustainable is Switzerland? Implementing the 2030 Agenda from a civil society perspective».
Political article
2.7.2018

Things do occasionally move, after all!

The discussion on human rights and environmental responsibility on the part of Swiss multinationals has now become mainstream. The Parliament is dealing seriously with the Responsible Business Initiative.
Press release
23.4.2018

Climate stress test for the Swiss financial centre

The Swiss National Bank’s investments contribute to a catastrophic temperature rise of 4-6 degrees. On the occasion of the General Assembly on 27 April, the Climate Alliance calls for a climate stress test and publishes concrete recommendations.

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