Comic-Santa’s Green Christmas – Father Christmas Battles Climate Change

Comics Uniting Nations have released a new aid for teaching and raising awareness of climate change. Santa Claus gives a deeply personal account of his struggle to recognize, understand and take action against the widespread global impacts of rising temperatures and extreme weather events, and the rapid Arctic ice melting that is threatening the very

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Nature Doesn’t Need People – People Need Nature

The NGO, Conservation International, has prepared a series of short videos (1 – 2 minutes each) which encapsulate many of the reasons why Nature and our environment are important to us. The series opens with a video narrated by actress, Julia Roberts, as “Mother Nature”. She points out that Nature has been around for 4.5

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PATHWAYS TO GREEN INDIA – INNOVATIVE IDEAS FROM STUDENTS

To honour World Students Day (October 15th), Earth Day Network India has launched an e-book, “Pathways to Green India, Innovative Ideas for Students.” Featuring 22 case studies from across the country, this ambitious learning tool aims to inspire youth of all ages and backgrounds to take a leadership role in solving pressing environmental challenges, while

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IISD LAUNCHES NEW SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOAL ON-LINE KNOWLEDGE HUB

The International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD) has launched a new, searchable, SDG Knowledge Hub to provide information and articles on national and internal efforts to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals on the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. The Hub consolidates IISD’s nine Policy & Practice knowledge bases, and the tens of thousands of articles

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UNEP Green Economy Initiative

UNEP Green Economy Initiative UNEP (United Nations Environment Programme) has developed a working definition of a green economy as one that results in improved human well-being and social equity, while significantly reducing environmental risks and ecological scarcities. In its simplest expression, a green economy can be thought of as one which is low carbon, resource

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