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Ethel Decker Pease

no EC Gettysburg Times | 2023-01-28, 00:24

Ethel Decker (Soller) Pease, 87, formerly of Cross Keys VillageThe Brethren Home Community, New Oxford, Pa., passed away on January 23, 2023, at Heritage Crossing Assisted Living & Memory Care in Akron, Ohio. Ethel and the late Carl F. Pease, deceased

EU calls for inclusive green transition in the Amazon

La Prensa Latina | 2023-01-27, 23:29

By Jorge Gil Ángel Bogotá, Jan 27 (EFE).- Sustainable production must be fostered to combat the deforestation of the Amazon but the transition to a greener economy must not come at the expense of people whose livelihoods depend on it, the vice president of the

Cash-strapped Finnish zoo may have to return giant pandas to China

no EC Union Leader | 2023-01-27, 22:49

HELSINKI - A cash-strapped Finnish zoo said on Friday it was preparing to return two giant pandas on loan from China as it could no longer afford their upkeep. The pandas, named Lumi and Pyry, were brought to Finland in January 2018, nine months after Chinese

Global trade partners want EU to mind their own Ps and Qs

Hot Air | 2023-01-27, 22:34

The countries, many of them developing nations, that make up a big share of the European Union’s imports are about up to here with Brussels dictating how they run their industries. It’s all well and good for Europe to have run through their own

Climate change funds should be used more for adaptation and mitigation efforts – Penplusbytes

Joy Online | 2023-01-27, 20:47

Executive Director for Penplusbytes, Jerry Sam has said that funds like the climate change funds should properly be targeted at climate change adaptation and mitigation efforts in building more resilience to the impact and effects of climate change. He noted

Executive Tree Care Announces it's use of the Arbor Day Foundation to Plant a Tree ...

The Associated Press | 2023-01-27, 20:43

The Arbor Day Foundation’s Gift-A-Tree Program has given us the ability to replace the trees that we're cutting down by aiding in reforestation efforts. “We're proud to be a part of the Arbor Day Foundation's efforts to reforest our country and restore the

Scholz to announce fresh investment in the Amazon Fund, says Brazil diplomat

Reuters | 2023-01-27, 20:31

BRASILIA, Jan 27 (Reuters) - German Chancellor Olaf Scholz will announce a fresh investment of 31 million euros ($33.7 million) in the multilateral Amazon Fund, a Brazilian diplomat said on Friday, ahead of the European leader's official visit to

Investor Presentation (Altius Minerals Corporation)

Public Technologies | 2023-01-27, 19:09

) C e l e b r a t i n g 2 5 Y e a r s TSX: ALS | OTCQX: ATUSF January 2023 Coal to Renewable Power | Clean Steel | Potash | Copper | Lithium | Nickel | Cobalt Forward Looking Statements This document includes certain statements that constitute "forward-

The best way to save forests is to legally recognize Indigenous lands

People's World | 2023-01-27, 18:50

Recognizing and demarcating Indigenous lands leads to reduced deforestation and increased reforestation. That’s according to a new study that looked at more than 100 Indigenous territories in Brazil’s Atlantic Forest and found that legal recognition of those

Human Activity Has Degraded Amazon Rainforest Much More Than Previously Thought: Study

Common Dreams | 2023-01-27, 18:45

Peer-reviewed research out Friday shows that human activity has degraded much more of the Amazon rainforest than previously believed, with over a third of the remaining forest area afflicted and at risk of being irreversibly damaged. Deforestation in the

Carbon credits: towards net zero or zero credibility? | Letters

The Guardian | 2023-01-27, 18:13

Avoided deforestation should not be used as a basis for creating carbon credits, says David Humphreys , while Paul Steele and Anna Ducros introduce biocredits and Dirk Forrister defends current methodologies Your articles accurately identify the problem of

Biden restores roadless protection to the Tongass, North America's largest rainforest

no EC Hastings Tribune | 2023-01-27, 17:36

(The Conversation is an independent and nonprofit source of news, analysis and commentary from academic experts.) Beverly Law, Oregon State University (THE CONVERSATION) Ask people to find the world’s rainforests on a globe, and most will probably point to

Ranking 2023 NFL head-coach openings: Colts job intriguing, while Texans position ranks last

CBS Sports | 2023-01-27, 16:58

Welcome to another edition of the NFL coaching carousel. Like last year, there are several intriguing candidates who could be lead men in 2023, such as Sean Payton, Jim Harbaugh, DeMeco Ryans, Shane Steichen, and Ben Johnson. While there is no shortage of

To get to net-zero, we will need to make mining 'nature-positive', says mining council chief

Reuters | 2023-01-27, 16:03

Summary The Globel Investor Commission on Mining 2030, launched this week, says sector needs to address numerous systemic ESG risks to meet projected 500% growth in demand to power clean-energy economyKey is risk of biodiversity loss. According to RepRisk, 17%

Keynote Speech by David Rutley at the Latin American Security Conference (Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office)

Public Technologies | 2023-01-27, 15:15

) Introduction Good morning, buenos dias, bom dia. Indeed, a very early good morning if you are dialling in from Latin America. Thank you to RUSI for inviting me to speak today. I'm joining you from my constituency of Macclesfield, where I'll be spending the

‘A war of attrition’: Humans and extreme drought damaging Amazon rainforest much more than thought, ...

CNN | 2023-01-27, 14:52

Human activity and extreme drought is causing far more damage to the Amazon rainforest than previously thought, exacerbating climate change, according to a new study. While many climate studies focus on Amazon deforestation – where trees are completely cleared

The Amazon’s Yanomami people are being decimated by disease and mining in Brazil. Here’s why

The Los Angeles Times | 2023-01-27, 14:08

BOA VISTA, Brazil — Severe malnutrition and disease, particularly malaria, are decimating the Yanomami population in Brazil’s Amazon rainforest, and this month the federal government declared a public health emergency. While many in Brazil were left

The Return of Russia's Foreign Agent Paranoia as Biological Imperative

Moscow Times | 2023-01-27, 13:57

Every Friday, the Russian internet — well, its liberal part at least — waits with bated breath for communications regulator Roskomnadzor to announce which Russian citizens have been deemed "foreign agents" that week. "Who will it be today?" we

Ninja Warrior Olivia Vivian announced as Body Fit Challenge Ambassador

no EC Longview News-Journal | 2023-01-27, 13:48

The Orangutan Project spearheads fundraising efforts to support orangutan conservation NEW YORK, Jan. 27, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- International Ninja Warrior and former Australian Olympic gymnast Olivia Vivian has joined The Orangutan Project as the official

For Reducing Emission From Deforestation, Forest Degradation - WB Pays Ghana Over U.S.$4.8 Million

All Africa | 2023-01-27, 12:36

Ghana has received $4,862,280 from the World Bank for reducing emissions from deforestation and forest degradation. ...

The Netherlands: Common Fund for Commodities. Applications open for funding. (Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of the Italian Republic)

Public Technologies | 2023-01-27, 12:12

) The Office of the Managing Director of the Amsterdam-based Common Fund for Commodities (CFC) has announced the opening of applications for financing projects along commodity value chains (deadline 10 April 2023). The CFC provides a range of financial and

Companies learn to measure the unmeasurable

GreenBiz | 2023-01-27, 11:42

The following is an excerpt from GreenBiz Group's 16th annual State of Green Business, which explores sustainable business trends to watch in 2023. Download the report here. The past few decades of corporate sustainability have been characterized by countless

Researchers find quick, dramatic changes in Amazon forest

Deccan Herald | 2023-01-27, 11:21

About: Researchers emphasize the quick and dramatic changes occurring in the Amazon as a result of growing human activities in two distinct reviews. They examine what is known about the drivers and consequences of the region's

Molded Pulp Packaging Market worth $5.7 billion by 2027 - Exclusive Report by MarketsandMarkets™

PR Newswire | 2023-01-27, 11:12

CHICAGO, Jan. 27, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- The report "Molded Pulp Packaging Market by Molded Type (Thickwall, Transfer Molded, Thermoformed Fiber and Processed Pulp), Product Type (Trays, Clamshells, Cups, Plates, Bowls), End-Use, Source

Why Queensland is still ground zero for Australian deforestation

Beijing News | 2023-01-27, 11:11

Five years ago, bulldozers with chains cleared forests and woodlands almost triple the size of the Australian Capital Territory in a single year. Brazil? Indonesia? No - much closer: Queensland. In 2018-19, truly staggering land clearing, mostly by farmers and

Burning trees in the Amazon melts snow in the Himalayas, new research says

Gulf News | 2023-01-27, 09:17

Washington: Trees set ablaze in Brazil’s Amazon rainforest could contribute to melting glaciers in the Himalayas and Antarctica because distant ecosystems essential to regulating the Earth’s climate are more closely connected than previously thought, new

GAR resigns from the HCSA membership while continuing its commitment to abide by the HCSA Toolkit (gar - Golden Agri-Resources Ltd)

Public Technologies | 2023-01-27, 08:14

) Press Releases GAR resigns from the HCSA membership while continuing its commitment to abide by the HCSA Toolkit Listen Posted: Jan 27, 2023 •1 minute read •GAR•0 views Golden Agri-Resources Ltd (GAR) resigned from the High Carbon Stock Approach (HCSA)

'Celebratory moment' as rare tree kangaroo emerges from mother's pouch

RTE | 2023-01-27, 07:51

Conservationists at Chester Zoo have captured the moment a rare tree kangaroo popped its head out of its mother’s pouch in a "celebratory moment" for the endangered species. The tree-dwelling marsupial is the first Goodfellow’s tree kangaroo to be born in a

Manica nursery establishes first dragonfruit orchards in central Mozambique

Fresh Plaza | 2023-01-27, 06:44

Produsola is a nursery in Messica, Manica expanding its core business of supplying fruit growers in Mozambique, Zimbabwe, Malawi and Zambia to now establishing its own orchards. The nursery propagates and supplies citrus, mango, litchis, avocado and macadamia

Lula calls on France’s Macron to attend summit of Amazon countries

FX Empire | 2023-01-27, 01:52

(Reuters) – Brazil’s President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva on Thursday urged his French counterpart, Emmanuel Macron, to have France attend the summit of the Amazon countries that he aims to host in coming months. Lula, who was elected for a third term last

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