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Corporate Net-Zero Goals Don’t Add Up to a Net-Zero Planet   
June 27, 2022
Source: bnnbloomberg - But as the corporate net-zero juggernaut powers on, the less sense it makes, critics say, and it may do more harm than good. Their reason is simple: the only net-zero goal that matters is the one that applies to the...
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Rethinking Urban Climate Research in the Shadow of Climate Breakdown   
June 27, 2022
Source: The City Fix - There have been two waves of thought in urban climate governance, and perhaps a third now emerging. Photo: Markus Spiske/Unsplash The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), composed of hundreds of the world’s...
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Vietnam halts scuba diving off popular Hon Mun island to protect coral   
June 27, 2022
Source: Channel NewsAsia Singapore - HANOI: Vietnam has banned swimming and scuba diving at a popular central tourist spot in an attempt to revive its damaged coral reef, officials said Monday (Jun 27). The communist nation boasts more than 3,
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Five Takeaways from the 2022 State of Civil Society Report   
June 27, 2022
Source: Inter Press Service - It’s clear this is a year of immense disruption, mayhem and contestation. Horrendous war crimes are taking place in Ukraine. The conflict is spurring soaring living costs, impacting the most vulnerable people,
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130-Year-Old Menus Show How Climate Change Is Already Affecting What We Eat   
June 27, 2022
Source: hakaimagazine.com - By studying the so-called mean temperature of restaurant seafood, scientists have shown how the species that grace our plates have changed with time.
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To combat coral bleaching, Kenya turns to reef nurseries   
June 27, 2022
Source: Associated Press - Minutes away from the Kenyan mainland, the densely forested island of Wasini is one of several starting lines for coral reef restoration efforts in the western Indian Ocean. On a rare calm day during the normally turbulent...
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Destruction everywhere, help scarce after Afghanistan quake   
June 27, 2022
Source: Charlotte Observer - The marine area off the coast of Kenya at Wasini Island, jointly managed by a foundation and the island’s community, has been planting over 8,000 corals a year since 2010 and placed about 800 artificial reef structures in...
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Is Eastern Africa's Drought The Worst In Recent History' And Are Worse Yet To Come'   
June 26, 2022
Source: Middle East North Africa Financial Network - Large areas of Ethiopia, Somalia and Kenya are currently in the grip of a severe drought. An estimated 16.7 million people face acute food insecu
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Re/insurers positioned to be “driving force” in climate fight: Gallagher Re   
June 26, 2022
Source: reinsurancene - Analysts at Gallagher Re have argued that the insurance and reinsurance industry is well-placed to act as “the driving force behind societal resilience in
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What you need to know about carbon capture, and how companies plan to use it   
June 26, 2022
Source: Houston Chronicle - It’s a buzz phrase in the energy world these days: carbon capture, utilization, and storage, or CCUS. Projects are being developed along the Gulf Coast, the Houston Ship Channel, and the Permian Basin,
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