Bonn 2018 update: Water stress and human mobility – Freshwater solutions for resilience and peacebuilding

– by Tove Lexén –  The Bonn climate conference is over, but there is still some knowledge gained that needs to be shared. One of such is what we learned on the side-event by Wetlands International and International Organisation on Migration: Water stress and human mobility: Freshwater solutions for resilience and peacebuilding held the 7th of May. The seminar … Fortsätt läsa Bonn 2018 update: Water stress and human mobility – Freshwater solutions for resilience and peacebuilding

What is Action for Climate Empowerment within the Climate Change Negotiations?

– by Andrea Cantillo – Twenty-six years ago, it was recognized that education, training, public awareness, public participation and access to information are key to tackle climate change. The Earth Conference in Rio was the scene where this recognition was given within the creation of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, these issues … Fortsätt läsa What is Action for Climate Empowerment within the Climate Change Negotiations?

Ge ursprungsbefolkningar rätten att uttrycka vad som är rätt!

Hos ursprungsbefolkningar finns det ofta en mer praktisk och starkare koppling till naturen och en holistisk spirituell syn där allt är ett och därför måste Moder Jord visas respekt lika väl som människor. Vi (Tibbe och Julia vid tangenterna denna gång) tycker att ursprungsbefolkningar har ett hållbart tänkande som vi i västvärlden saknar. Om deras … Fortsätt läsa Ge ursprungsbefolkningar rätten att uttrycka vad som är rätt!

(I)NDCs and NDCs – Wait the hell does it mean?

Previous to the Paris Agreement (PA) in 2015, countries outlined to each other their Intended Nationally Determined Contributions (INDCs). These plans were simply what countries sought to achieve in order to limit the effects of greenhouse gas emissions (GHGs) in the atmosphere and halt climate disruption. However, following the PA, countries were encouraged (voluntarily) to … Fortsätt läsa (I)NDCs and NDCs – Wait the hell does it mean?