Land Use Driving An Ecological Disaster

Land Use Driving An Ecological Disaster

UN Standing Up For Ecosystem Restoration Degraded lands are the center of attention as global demands for food, feed and fuel continue to rise. Meanwhile, the agricultural land base needed for production is shrinking in many parts of the world. Land use, land-use...
Climate Change Funded By Commodities

Climate Change Funded By Commodities

Climate Solutions Demand Financial Reforms The financial markets are double-edged swords in the battle against climate change. Until now, many commodities have been a huge part of the problem, but a new report shows that they can be part of the solution. Fossil fuels...
Human Encroachment Sparking Pandemics?

Human Encroachment Sparking Pandemics?

Web Of Life Collapsing The COVID-19 virus sweeping around the world has caused untolled human suffering, social upheaval and economic damage. But while the spread of the current crisis is unprecedented, the new coronavirus follows a number of diseases that...
Climate Change Funded By Commodities

Forests Part Of Climate Solution

Trees Help Tackle Global Warming What’s low-tech, sustainable and possibly the most effective thing that we can do to fight global warming and climate change? Planting trees and saving forests. Tom Crowther is a climate change ecologist at Swiss...