With the slogan 'Speak Up For Nature', the 13th edition of the Earth Hour is celebrated today, March 27, the global event for the climate branded WWF that invites all citizens of the world to turn off the lights...
Traveling by plane, train or automobile: the most environmentally sound choice may not always be clear. The latest annual Transport and Environment Report 2020 (TERM) addresses the issue assessing the value of travel by train and plane, amid efforts...
March 21 is not only the first day of spring: it is also the International Day of Forests. The lungs of the world that clean the air, reduce the warming of the planet, accommodate 80 percent of terrestrial biodiversity....
"The protection of nature, the territory and the sea, the ecological transition and the interdependence of the climate and energy challenge" will be the "three focuses" at the center of the mission of the Ministry for Ecological Transition. This...
One year from the onset of the pandemic, recovery spending has fallen short of nations’ commitments to build back more sustainably. An analysis of spending by leading economies, led by Oxford’s Economic Recovery Project and the UN Environment Programme...
CO2 emissions have returned to pre-pandemic levels, after peaking to the bottom in 2020. The lockdowns imposed around the world to contain the spread of Covid had led to a general collapse in CO2 production. And, in many industrialized...
A BBC investigation found dozens of advertisements on Facebook for the sale of pieces of the Amazon rainforest or newly cleared areas by people who have illegally taken possession of them. Among the areas for sale on the internet...
The European Commission has adopted a new EU strategy for adaptation to climate change which defines the way forward to be ready for its inevitable effects. While the EU is doing everything it can to mitigate climate change, inside...
The Ministry of Ecological Transition, one of the novelties of the government led by Mario Draghi, begins to take shape. As we suspected, the Ecological Transition conceived by the new government and led by the faithful Roberto Cingolani, has...
The world’s dazzlingly diverse freshwater fishes are critical for the health, food security and livelihoods of hundreds of millions of people, but they are under ever increasing threat with one in three already threatened with extinction, according to a...

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