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There is another world, but it is in this one

 (“Il y a un autre monde, mais il est dans celui-ci”, Paul Éluard) In recent days and weeks, we have been stunned to see how a strange meteorological phenomenon called “heat dome” is causing temperatures of almost 50 ºC, which is unprecedented...

Can Whale Poo Help Save the Planet

Whales were hunted nearly to extinction. A new report shows how important they are for healthy oceans. They can even help mitigate climate change. Washington, DC / Waedenswil, Switzerland, July 6, 2021. The International Whaling Commission (IWC) was founded to...

A global registry on fossil fuel reserves

A necessary tool to comply with the Paris agreement June 2021: With the decision to ban the search for new hydrocarbon resources throughout the national territory (land and maritime, including the territorial sea, the exclusive economic zone and the continental...

World Oceans Day 2021: The need to rewilding our seas

8th June 2021: The United Nations have declared 8th June as World Oceans Day. This year’s theme is ” The Ocean: Life and Livelihoods” and the international community’s opportunity to recognise and cherish the functions and services that the marine ecosystem provides,...

Shipping Swiss CO2 to Norway

~Ewoud Lauwerier   Not a week goes by without a new ecomodernist project being presented as a revolutionary step towards sustainability. Announced with aplomb, it conveniently offers the most recent technological solution for the transition to a better world. In...

New Report addresses Europe’s role in deep-sea mining

‘At a crossroads: Europe’s role in deep-sea mining’ a new report published today by Seas At Risk (SAR), an umbrella organisation of environmental NGOs from across Europe, exposes the role played by the European Union and its Member States, as well as the UK and Norway...