Twenty-eighth Green Climate Fund Board meeting approves 15 new projects, USD 1.2 billion for climate action
2021-03-30 13:10:44

Twenty-eighth Green Climate Fund Board meeting approves 15 new projects, USD 1.2 billion for climate action

The Green Climate Fund Board has closed its twenty-eighth meeting, approving 15 new climate projects totaling USD 7.5 billion including USD 1.2 billion in GCF funding and USD 6.3 billion in co-financing, for low-emission, climate resilient development


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Lupeiko: environmental risks in Ukraine are the responsibility of the state
2020-12-22 16:40:53

Lupeiko: environmental risks in Ukraine are the responsibility of the state

At the radio program of the Ukrainian radio “Culture. Live” lawyer Alexander Lupeiko shared his conclusions on the results of human rights activities in the field of ecology

Is the climate crisis a threat to human rights?
2020-12-18 16:40:19

Is the climate crisis a threat to human rights?

Legal action taken by a Swiss group at the European Court of Human Rights could create a precedent in Europe and the world. A coalition of senior citizens is accusing Switzerland of pursuing a climate policy that violates their right to life.

Cities are only as smart as their businesses
2020-12-12 12:15:18

Cities are only as smart as their businesses

A truly smart city is one which is built on a free and open exchange of data, supplied by businesses and enabled by the internet of things

Ukraine in the TOP-20 countries in mortality from air pollution
2020-12-04 18:30:17

Ukraine in the TOP-20 countries in mortality from air pollution

An international team of scientists says 15% of COVID-19 deaths can be attributed to air pollution. Ukraine is among the 20 countries where this indicator is the highest. Such studies have been published in the journal Cardiovascular Research

International lawyers draft plan to criminalise ecosystem destruction
2020-12-04 10:10:52

International lawyers draft plan to criminalise ecosystem destruction

Plan to draw up legal definition of ‘ecocide’ attracts support from European countries and small island nations

What do we talk about when we talk about tree-planting?
2020-11-20 20:35:00

What do we talk about when we talk about tree-planting?

The Latin term axis mundi refers the Earth’s axis of rotation, the line that runs through the Earth’s diameter to connect the two poles