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NEWS: Japan Contributes US$ 1.8 Million To Jamaica’s Climate Change Fight

NEWS: Japan Contributes US$ 1.8 Million To Jamaica’s Climate Change Fight

Japan will contribute 220 million Jamaican dollars to the country’s efforts in fighting climate change. The initiative is framed in the Japan-Caribean Climate Change Partnership, which will see the Asian country spend US$ 15 million in eight Caribbean countries. The project is being implemented by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)Read more

NEWS: Climate Change Is Threatening Canada’s Indigenous Communities

NEWS: Climate Change Is Threatening Canada’s Indigenous Communities

Climate change is increasing the number and severity of natural disasters in Canada, says a secret briefing to the country’s Indigenous Affairs Minister. Catastrophes like the May wildfires that affected Fort McMurray and Saskatchewan are particularly harmful to indigenous people living in remote reserve communities. Contrary to declarations from CanadianRead more

Top 10 Environmental Celebrity Activists

Top 10 Environmental Celebrity Activists

1.Leonardo DiCaprio The Oscar-winning actor and one of the most notorious environmental activists, created the Leonard DiCaprio Foundation in 1998 “to support organizations and initiatives dedicated to securing a sustainable future for our planet” (WWF, W/D). Ever since, DiCaprio has been engaged with pressing environmental issues, such as access to clean water,Read more