Saturday, August 18, 2018
Encouraging! “UK public backs tough action on #plastic waste in record numbers | #Environment | The Guardian
UK public backs tough action on plastic waste in record numbers | Environment | The Guardian
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Thursday, August 16, 2018
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Monday, August 13, 2018
The #CPI2017 shows that over the last 6 years many countries have still made little to no progress in the fight against corruption. Youth will contribute to change this and drive social change and political transformation. #YouthDay
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Sunday, August 12, 2018
Tuesday, August 07, 2018
Amplifying the voices of #EnvironmentDefenders is crucial to supporting their fight to save their land and our planet. Two weeks on, our report #AtWhatCost has reached millions globally. Read @BenLeather1’s blog on why and how we did it:
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Sunday, August 05, 2018
Saturday, August 04, 2018
Wednesday, August 01, 2018
#EarthOvershootDay this year is 1 August, the earliest ever. Fighting this worrying trend also means fighting corruption, as it enables socially & environmentally destructive practices. Here's one way to do it:
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Tuesday, July 31, 2018
As part of the #IntegrityPacts project, @TransparencySi monitors the energy renovation of the Trbovlje General Hospital worth more than €2 million. Today, they launched and published their first monitoring report. #SvetBrezKorupcije
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Monday, July 30, 2018
Climate change is set to have a significant impact on many countries, including the #CAPDR region. Macroeconomic policies will need to be calibrated to accommodate more frequent weather-related shocks. ow.ly/QK0g30l9HHD
This is what happens when #climate change forces an entire country to seek higher ground - The Washington Post
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Sunday, July 29, 2018
Saturday, July 28, 2018
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Wednesday, July 25, 2018
Tuesday, July 24, 2018
Monday, July 23, 2018
@BrookingsInst: "“I have been to the most remote places in the ocean...In every place we have been, 80% of the water samples contained #microplastics. They are eaten by the #fish...and guess what? The average seafood eater eats up to 11,000 microplastics every year.” https://t.co/UgwnfKxApC"
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#Outrageous Global Witness: ".@HSBC and @StanChart say they respect the Paris Agreement but are in line to help fund climate-destroying, air-polluting coal plants in Vietnam and Indonesia: https://t.co/mm2sK9vr4d… https://t.co/JYJQFN1sPV"
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Saturday, July 21, 2018
Friday, July 20, 2018
Invest Europe: "Six principles comprise @InvestEuropeEU’s Code of Conduct, which our members commit to follow. Download our Professional Standards to find out more: https://t.co/KT3943SIsD… https://t.co/cxneZIhfGE"
Posted by Governance Focus at 12:13
Thursday, July 19, 2018
Invest Europe: "Invest Europe is committed to the highest standards in #ESG. Our due diligence questionnaire gives #PrivateEquity a clear framework. Download it here: https://t.co/oPGJ1NeJcD… https://t.co/J3OejjN6vL"
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Invest Europe: "#PrivateEquity investors know that #sustainability has a positive impact on financial performance: Maaike van der Schoot on responsible investment https://t.co/lAFQrMu91j via @FundsEurope #ESG #PrivateEquity… https://t.co/mPpqY4vbb5"
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Tuesday, July 17, 2018
Sunday, July 15, 2018
Saturday, July 14, 2018
LAST CALL! Nominate your anti-corruption hero today! Call for nominations closes next Monday 15 July! 👉 anticorru.pt/u9 #18IACC
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Wednesday, July 11, 2018
IIoT World: "In Europe, 27% of #energygeneration already comes from #renewables. An interesting read: #digitalization of #powergeneration in times of transition. https://t.co/5gRVemXs2a #ABBPGW #Industry40 #iioT #digitalTransformation #bigdata #analytics #abb_ability @fogoros @HaroldSinnott… https://t.co/ZktEOmSvle"
Posted by Governance Focus at 16:56
Naciones Unidas: ""Hoy, comprometámonos a basarnos en el ejemplo de altruismo, tolerancia y sentido de propósito compartido de Nelson Mandela" - vicesecretaria general @AminaJMohammed sobre #Mandela100 https://t.co/eOKiN4V9gE… https://t.co/wWurJ4BHcc"
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HumanProgress.org: "The world’s richest regions, such as North America and Europe, are not only increasing their forest area. They have more forests than they did prior to industrialization. https://t.co/3RphSJliVF"
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Naciones Unidas: "La #contaminación atmosférica puede resultar mortal. Es la causa de: - 25% de muertes por cardiopatías - 34% de muertes por accidentes cerebrovasculares - 36% de muertes por cáncer de pulmón ¡Detengamos a este asesino invisible! #RespiraLaVida ➡️ https://t.co/SEWxPfxCkd… https://t.co/qkwGXgHcxU"
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Tuesday, July 10, 2018
Naciones Unidas: "Cerca de 5.000 millones de personas vivirán en ciudades para el año 2030. ¿Qué puedes hacer tú para que las ciudades y las comunidades sean inclusivas, seguras, resilientes y sostenibles? Esta guía te lo cuenta ➡️ https://t.co/nygV73fHYD… https://t.co/eP4DC9AZr2"
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Monday, July 09, 2018
Godfrey Rono: "This is just awesome! A trash bin for the Ocean. #environment #pollution #oceans @MikeQuindazzi @HaroldSinnott @Ronald_vanLoon @evankirstel @Kipterewalla @kashthefuturist @ZoeGeop… https://t.co/KjtBIscoNI"
Posted by Governance Focus at 11:18
Sunday, July 08, 2018
Global Warming Is Worse Than We Thought And Could End Up Double What We Predicted [Study]
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Saturday, July 07, 2018
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Friday, July 06, 2018
Women with secure land ownership often have more power in their household, which helps them better their children's lives. If the economic case for #empoweringwomen farmers is so clear, why don’t more women own land? devex.com/news/opinion-t… #LandRightsNow
Posted by Governance Focus at 11:23
Yearly net #deforestation is fast approaching zero and according to current trends, within the next couple of decades net afforestation will be the norm. This tremendous news is something to truly shout from the treetops.
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Tuesday, July 03, 2018
Mustafa Suleyman: "Even if all countries keep their Paris #climate pledges, by 2100, it’s likely that average global temperatures will be 3˚C higher. AI is not a panacea, but here’s a list of areas where it can help... https://t.co/0GdcWxJvZR"
Eric Schmidt: ".@conservationx uses tech & scientific #innovation to protect #wildlife & #nature. Contribute to new tech projects on their open collaboration platform & submit your bold idea to solve the extinction crisis to the #ConXTechPrize to win $20K & tech support: https://t.co/mIvXNkdqK3"
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