biodiversity preservation

NCH ​​Capital project in Corfu: luxury against biodiversity

NCH ​​Capital project in Corfu: luxury against biodiversity

Activists are defending the last piece of virgin territory on Corfu Island, an island in Greece off the northwest coast of the Ionian Sea, against its transformation into an ultra-luxury resort by NCH Capital.   This movement is led mainly against the pro-business Greek government, which was starting to sell …

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Does Antarctica wilderness need further scientific assessment?

Does Antarctica wilderness need further scientific assessment?

Each ecosystem from the Earth is an important area to maintain biodiversity and functional large-scale ecosystem. The great damage to Earth’s wilderness has led to urgent calls for action to protect it. The protection of Antarctica has been identified as one of the crucial actions to be taken. Actually, Antarctica …

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World Rainforest Day celebrates the Amazon Rainforest

World Rainforest Day celebrates the Amazon Rainforest

Rainforests are vital for the survival of the Earth’s life. Three hundred million people worldwide live in forests and all the humanity depends on the Amazon rainforest for 20% of the oxygen that we breathe and the freshwater that we drink. It absorbs our carbon dioxide, stabilize climate patterns, and …

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Biodiversity: protecting indigenous lands is the key

Biodiversité : protéger les terres et les populations autochtones est la clé

The recognition of indigenous rights, beyond its humanitarian importance, is crucial for protecting biodiversity and natural ecosystem services. The access to the lands and its exploitation are still essential for economic development, poverty reduction and above all for food. The land is also linked to a wide range of basic …

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