Plastic-free beaches all over the world. Even in Mexico the plastic waste left along the shore becomes an emergency and on many beaches a "Big Fish" has been placed to encourage recycling. The Central American country is one of the most visited in the...
How Puglia was and how it became after the devastation of the olive trees due to Xylella is the theme of a docu-film made by Paola Ghislieri who lives in Geneva but with roots and heart in her region...
Air pollution costs the average European city resident €1,276 per year, according to the largest study of its kind. The report for the European Public Health Alliance (EPHA) quantifies the monetary value of premature death, medical treatment, lost working days...
Only yesterday, UNEP, in its latest Climate Adaptation Gap Report, showed how the world is not taking the impacts of the climate crisis seriously due to slow progress in financing, planning and implementing adaptation measures. A state of grave emergency...
The circular economy, including new waste and recycling laws, will represent “half” of the EU’s effort to achieve net-zero carbon emissions by 2050, and will be erected as “the number one priority” of the upcoming European Green Deal, said Kęstutis Sadauskas, who...
Data collected by the European Sustainable Mobility Campaign shows that urban policies that reduce car use in general or specifically aim to reduce the use of the most polluting vehicles - restricted traffic zones and low-emission zones, respectively (1)...
From Cyprus to the Azores, without forgetting Sicily and Sardinia, the European islands are threatened on several fronts by climate change: not only for the possible environmental and naturalistic impacts, but also for the possible social and economic consequences....
University of Cincinnati geography researchers have identified a tipping point for deforestation that leads to rapid forest loss. Geography professor Tomasz Stepinski used high-resolution satellite images from the European Space Agency to study landscapes in 9-kilometer-wide blocks across every...
Researchers and fishermen allied in a project to monitor, collect and assess the impact of waste at sea and its effects on fish species. The AdriCleanFish research project is funded by the Ministry of Agricultural, Food and Forestry Policies...
European football’s governing body (UEFA) said it will plant 600,000 trees across 12 countries as part of its commitment to offset carbon emissions from travel to next year’s European Championships. Instead of hosting in one or two countries, as is...

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