Monday, October 03, 2022

RT @Global_Witness: The #Amazon #rainforest has become the backdrop for increasing violence over land and resources, between #Brazil's powerful agricultural interests and the communities standing in their way. https://t.co/BAXGorFFEi

RT @ChathamHouse: The world’s tropical #forests are where indigenous peoples live. Recent studies suggest that these areas have #deforestation rates significantly lower than those found elsewhere. https://t.co/9itpvkhM2Z

Tuesday, August 23, 2022

RT #Plastic is a major source of #pollution, particularly in the world’s #oceans. Today, about 400 million tons of plastic waste are produced each year—a figure on pace to double by 2040. from Council on Foreign Relations (@CFR_org)

Council on Foreign Relations (@CFR_org) tweeted at 0:31 AM on Tue, Aug 23, 2022:
♻️ Plastic is a major source of pollution, particularly in the world's oceans. Today, about 400 million tons of plastic waste are produced each year—a figure on pace to double by 2040.

Find out more: https://t.co/JcD8BfbyP2 https://t.co/PFWK7w7C5f
(https://twitter.com/CFR_org/status/1561843527436406784?t=Jq8dbElH65CYFdKHu7IB1Q&s=03

RT #Conservationists, farmers and cattle ranchers are working together in Chiapas, #Mexico, to bring 2.5 million hec of land into #sustainable schemes, to restore #soilhealth, store #carbon, free up #conservation land, and keep rural jobs. Me for @mongabay from Dimitri Selibas (@dselibas)

Dimitri Selibas (@dselibas) tweeted at 7:36 PM on Mon, Aug 22, 2022:
📢 Conservationists, farmers and cattle ranchers are working together in Chiapas, Mexico, to bring 2.5 million hec of land into #sustainable schemes, to restore #soilhealth, store #carbon, free up conservation land, and keep rural jobs. Me for @mongabay:

https://t.co/4smDIE5XJA
(https://twitter.com/dselibas/status/1561769334875332610?t=9KQfedMw-mhIDx8sym_tzA&s=03

RT Carbon capture doesn't represent a real solution to the #ClimateCrisis. It's an expensive and wasteful process, used by the fossil fuel industry to pump more oil. 👉 The solution already exists: we urgently need to move away from #FossilFuels from Global Witness (@Global_Witness)

Global Witness (@Global_Witness) tweeted at 11:01 AM on Fri, Aug 19, 2022:
Carbon capture doesn't represent a real solution to the #ClimateCrisis.

It's an expensive and wasteful process, used by the fossil fuel industry to pump more oil.

👉 The solution already exists: we urgently need to move away from #FossilFuels.

https://t.co/fnni6RkB6E
(https://twitter.com/Global_Witness/status/1560552442848215041?t=oyPwBb4_Xx5_PPwCf82z2Q&s=03

Sunday, August 21, 2022

RT The #Corruption Perceptions Index 2021 revealed that corruption levels are at a standstill worldwide, while #HumanRights and democracy are also under attack. #CPI2021 from #Transparency International (@anticorruption)

Transparency International (@anticorruption) tweeted at 11:45 AM on Sat, Aug 20, 2022:
The Corruption Perceptions Index 2021 revealed that corruption levels are at a standstill worldwide, while human rights and democracy are also under attack. #CPI2021 Read more. https://t.co/1GrtjYSufh
(https://twitter.com/anticorruption/status/1560925863473995776?t=4NqTqYie0NOTspAYXHaozA&s=03

Friday, July 15, 2022

RT What does the world think about global warming? 5 #climate change stories to read this week #Environment #ClimateChange from World Economic Forum (@wef)

World Economic Forum (@wef) tweeted at 4:50 PM on Fri, Jul 15, 2022:
What does the world think about global warming? 5 climate change stories to read this week #Environment #ClimateChange https://t.co/TFVCX7enIP
(https://twitter.com/wef/status/1547956867762044931?t=fFg6bfJ8zBYLW95_OUuXIg&s=03

Sunday, June 19, 2022

The most common refrigerant used in air conditioners today is nearly 2,000 times more potent than #carbon dioxide as a global warming agent. Regulators need to address this issue from Project Syndicate (@ProSyn)

Project Syndicate (@ProSyn) tweeted at 10:35 PM on Sat, Jun 18, 2022:
The most common refrigerant used in air conditioners today is nearly 2,000 times more potent than carbon dioxide as a global warming agent. Regulators need to address this issue, argue @RockyMtnInst's Rushad Nanavatty and @Aggarwal_Khan of @UNEP. https://t.co/hGv4FCjLlv
(https://twitter.com/ProSyn/status/1538259009383239680?t=jB3ehYhOIu0PdFVZZbbc3g&s=03

Tuesday, June 07, 2022

RT The funding needed by #UN #climate disaster appeals has soared by more than 800% in 20 years as global heating takes hold from Climate Reality Team UK (@ClimateRealUK)

Climate Reality Team UK (@ClimateRealUK) tweeted at 9:23 AM on Tue, Jun 07, 2022:
The funding needed by UN #climate disaster appeals has soared by more than 800% in 20 years as global heating takes hold

But only about half of it is being met by rich countries, says @Oxfam @oxfamgb

https://t.co/90v0UqdPvF
(https://twitter.com/ClimateRealUK/status/1534073425676967936?t=VUCcVqpHxpRHq0Y3n3q4hw&s=03

Monday, May 30, 2022

To tackle #climatechange effectively, we should recognize communities as prime agents and stakeholders, instead of viewing them as the objects of policy interventions by well-meaning experts, writes Fatoumata Nafo from Project Syndicate (@ProSyn)

Project Syndicate (@ProSyn) tweeted at 5:27 AM on Mon, May 30, 2022:
To tackle #climatechange effectively, we should recognize communities as prime agents and stakeholders, instead of viewing them as the objects of policy interventions by well-meaning experts, writes Fatoumata Nafo. https://t.co/1lANqQoypO
(https://twitter.com/ProSyn/status/1531114931872944128?t=RMzgd7AyEqk6rkoBkdcdkg&s=03

Monday, April 18, 2022

RT Scientists have reported that #methane levels increased a record amount in 2021. from Council on Foreign Relations (@CFR_org)

Council on Foreign Relations (@CFR_org) tweeted at 6:49 PM on Sun, Apr 17, 2022:
Scientists have reported that methane levels increased a record amount in 2021.

About 80 countries have pledged to try to cut global methane emissions by 30% by 2030. Is it doable? https://t.co/YKQPNwsqGI
(https://twitter.com/CFR_org/status/1515734163411902473?t=MGgegO3zYppDkHT_MyX-iA&s=03