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The other thing we need to do to save the planet: Eat less meat   
(Friday - August 16, 2019) Associated Profiles : Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change(IPCC)
Source: The Baltimore Sun - All but the most hard-core reality deniers now know how much damage we have done to the climate through the burning of fossil fuels in cars and power plants, but the report from the U.N. Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change...
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Forests, Food & Farming Next Frontier in Climate Emergency   
(Friday - August 16, 2019) Associated Profiles : Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change(IPCC)
Source: Inter Press Service - TORONTO, Canada, Aug 16 2019 (IPS) - The special report by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) on climate and land, launched last week, makes it clear that without drastic changes in land use, agriculture and...
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We need a climate plan for agriculture   
(Friday - August 16, 2019) Associated Profiles : Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change(IPCC)
Source: The Hill - The views expressed by contributors are their own and not the view of The Hill A special report released on Aug. 8 by the U.N. Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change shines a stark light on ...
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Frontal Assault on Our Living Standard: Multibillionaires Are Financing the ‘Climate Protectors’!   
(Friday - August 16, 2019) Associated Profiles : Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change(IPCC)
Source: Executive Intelligence Review - Written for the German weekly, Neue Solidarität. Aug. 10—The news is out. According to the latest report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), the state of the Earth is catastrophic, but we still...
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ENR MidAtlantic Announces Best Overall Finalists for The 2019 Regional Best Projects Awards   
(Friday - August 16, 2019) Associated Profiles : Millennium Project
Source: Engineering News-Record - ENR MidAtlantic announced its 2019 Best Projects award winners in July. Now, after polling our judges, we are ready to announce the finalists for Best Overall Project of the Year. To be considered for this honor, a project had to...
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The Circle Foundation and XPRIZE Partner to Design an Incentive Competition to Alleviate Fine Dust Pollution   
(Friday - August 16, 2019) Associated Profiles : UN - Environmental Programme
Source: YAHOO! News - According to the United Nations Environment Programme, an estimated four billion individuals live with hazardous levels of air contamination, most of which live in Asia. While efforts have been ...
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Planting the Seeds for Dramatic Changes in Agriculture   
(Friday - August 16, 2019) Associated Profiles : Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change(IPCC)
Source: Washington Monthly - The UN’s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) recently released an important report titled “Climate Change and Land,” which chronicled the impact the agricultural industry is ...
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GOJO Powers Manufacturing Operations with Renewable Energy Ahead of Schedule   
(Friday - August 16, 2019) Associated Profiles : UN - Global Reporting Initiative GRI
Source: New Kerala - The report follows the Global Reporting Initiative's Sustainability Reporting Standards. In 1946, Goldie and Jerry Lippman founded GOJO on the need to find to a safer way for Goldie, my great aunt, and her rubber factory...
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The disturbing reality of youth employment   
(Friday - August 16, 2019) Associated Profiles : United Nations International Labour Organization
Source: ILO - In my own experience as Director-General of the International Labour Organization, if I ask a Minister of Labour of any country what his or what her top priority is, nine times out of ten the answer is generating work for our...
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Top climate scientist: I put myself through hell as an IPCC convening lead author, but it was worth it   
(Friday - August 16, 2019) Associated Profiles : Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change(IPCC)
Source: The Conversation - Recently, though, I found myself in Geneva, to take part in my fourth “adoption plenary” for a report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC). The report in question was the ...
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