Environment

  • Nature-based Solutions for Water: World Water Development Report 2018

    Tomorrow, March 22nd, 2018 is the 25th anniversary of the World Water Day. A day designated by the United Nations to highlight the importance of freshwater and provide global advocacy for the sustainable management of freshwater resources.Read More »

  • 2018 Nestle and Ashoka's Creating Shared Value Challenge

    As the world's population continues to expand, there is a dire need for creating shared value in the food industry. This is because it is expected that there would be more than 9 billion people living on this planet by 2050 (United Nations). That means, there would be more mouths to feed.Read More »

  • A Week Long Action Challenge to Protect Our Environment

    This year for Earth Day, Global Citizen wants to challenge you to take an action a day for a week straight to protect our environment. The challenge is simple. Starting April 22, 2017, you will receive an email a day with an action of the day for seven days. Once you complete the challenge, you will have been a part of protecting the environment for generations to come.Read More »

  • One Year After: Global Goals Report Card on the SDGs

    A year ago (exactly September 25th, 2015), 193 leaders of the world made a promise of the Global Goals. A promise to the seven and a half billion people on this planet that our lives will get a lot better over the next 15 years. They came together to agree on 17 Global Goals to achieve 3 extraordinary things in the next 15 years: end extreme poverty, reduce inequality, and protect the planet.Read More »

  • The Inside Story of the Paris Climate Agreement

    The Inside Story of the Paris Climate Agreement and its importance for Earth Day.

     
    April 22nd is celebrated as the International Mother Earth Day. In addition to this, a high-level signing ceremony, convened by UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, took place as a first step in implementing the Paris Climate Agreement, which was adopted in Paris, France, on 12 December 2015. Read More »

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