All Blog Posts Tagged 'Climate' (10)

Women & Climate Change

Read my blog on how women are key players in combatting climate change. 

http://giwps.wordpress.com/2014/09/25/reflections-on-the-climate-summit-and-the-role-of-women/

Added by Rukmani Bhatia on October 15, 2014 at 10:21am — No Comments

Move Our Money, Protect Our Planet: God, Earth, & Strategy by Rabbi Arthur Waskow, The Shalom Center

A Spiritually Rooted, Strategically Focused

Plan of Action on the Climate Crisis



 We invite you to join in a campaign we are calling Move Our Money, Protect Our Planet.

(Providentially, the initials of this campaign title spell “MOM / POP.” We didn’t…

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Added by Arthur Waskow on August 16, 2013 at 12:34pm — No Comments

Plight Of Political Prisoners In Pakistan

Prominent historian and philosopher Noam Chomsky and a dozen other leading authors and activists have appealed for the immediate release of five political prisoners who have languished behind the bars in Pakistan’s northern Gilgit-Baltistan region for raising the voice of victims of climate change.



Noam Chomsky and other 12 major personalities of academia, politics, activism and journalism have called on the Government of Pakistan to drop the charge it has manufactured against a…

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Added by zafar iqbal on May 11, 2012 at 3:30pm — No Comments

This Week in the World of Conflict... December 6th-12th, 2011.

  • Global Witness announced that it had left the Kimberley Process, an international diamond regulatory group, because it refused to address links between diamonds, violence and tyranny. Even if these certification schemes manage to address problems at mines, in many cases, the materials must pass roadblocks and pay “taxes” that directly line the pockets of warlords.
  • The United…
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Added by Rebecca Sargent on December 12, 2011 at 5:06pm — No Comments

seeded by Shaheen Sultan Dhanji - Monsanto and Gates Foundation Push Genetically Engineered Crops on Africa

Monsanto and Gates Foundation Push Genetically Engineered Crops on Africa

 

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Added by Shaheen Sultan Dhanji on August 21, 2011 at 1:03am — No Comments

Climate Change Study in Injustice: 10 Million Additional African Children Malnourished by 2050

Center for Sustainable Development

Climate change is a study in injustice, as the people least responsible suffer the brunt of its impacts.

An excellent brief was released this week by CARE: Adaptation and Food Security. In this short brief, they provide a thorough synopsis of both climate change impacts and potential adaptive solutions.

Climate change impacts on food security:

It is estimated that food production will need to…

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Added by Tim Magee on May 2, 2011 at 12:49pm — 1 Comment

Building Knowledge for Action to avert the Climate threat in East and Horn of Africa

Building Knowledge for Action to avert the Climate threat in East and Horn of Africa

 

The Kenyan-based African Insect Science for Food and Health (icipe) launched yesterday on 30th march, 2011 the most avoidable technology system, (ADOPT) Adaptation and Dissemination of the ‘Push-Pull’ Technology to Climate Change and is also a kind of preservation on agriculture approach for smallholder cereal livestock production in drier areas to…

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Added by Daud Abdi Daud Dhimbil on March 31, 2011 at 7:54am — No Comments

Somalia: Droughts and Livelihood Consequence

Weather affects people everyday and the weather is also important to human.

 

The Somali media for Environment, Science, Health and Agriculture (SOMESHA) would like to articulate publicly today the current overview on Somalia’s drought impacts.

 

The climate in a certain place does’ not change very much from year to year even though the weather may change a great deal from season to season. So when people talk about climate, they are not talking about the weather…

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Added by Daud Abdi Daud Dhimbil on March 27, 2011 at 2:07pm — No Comments

This week in conflict… November 27th- December 3rd, 2010

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Added by Rebecca Sargent on December 4, 2010 at 8:45am — 3 Comments

Somalia is under Systemic Climate Threat, Women Suffer from the Climate Change

Somalia is under Systemic Climate Threat, Women Suffer from the Climate Change…

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Added by Daud Abdi Daud Dhimbil on November 29, 2010 at 2:52pm — No Comments

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