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Analysis: Strengths and weaknesses of the Paris Agreement

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COP26 Glasgow 2021 y Race to Zero

What is expected of COP26? What do we know about Glasgow?

Special Report 2021

Green Hydrogen

Is green hydrogen the energy of the future?

June month of the Environment, the Oceans and  the Fight Desertification and Drought

World Environment Day. 05 June, 2021

This year’s World Environment Day will be hosted by Pakistan. The theme of the year is “Restoration of ecosystems”, and the motto is “Reimagine, recreate, restore.” It will be in this environment that the United Nations Decade on Ecosystem Restoration 2021-2030 is launched.
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World Oceans Day. 08 June, 2021

The purpose of World Oceans Day is to inform about the impact of humans on the ocean, to develop a global movement of citizens for the ocean, and to mobilize and unite the world’s population in a project for the sustainable management of the oceans. In 2021 the United Nations took as its theme “The ocean: Life and livelihoods.”
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The difficulty of the “ambition” concept, the backbone of the Paris Agreement

The Paris Agreement was presented in the French capital in November 2015 during COP21. It was approved by 167 countries in the act, but its entry into force depended on the ratification of 55% of the 197 parties, which occurred on April 20, 2016, during the celebration of Earth Day

Humanity has always had a special concern to know what destiny holds. The popular and universal horoscopes, the tarot cards, the deck of cards, the crystal ball or the palmistry, are the best evidence of this human need. The Greeks used to go to the oracle of Delphi, a sanctuary dedicated to the God Apollo, to request an answer, ask for advice or know what the future had prepared for them. The oracle was at the bottom of Mount Parnassus. The requirements of the Hellenes were satisfied by the Pythias or Pythonesses, the priestesses of the temple who interpreted them and communicated the answers to the claimants

The 1950s were times of mixed feelings. World War II was just over. The smell of gunpowder had not vanished when the reconstruction of Europe and Japan began. The people, although they did not forget their dead, began to live life in the hope that peace and well-being would be permanent. That vision of a better world made many begin to have children. The “baby boom” did not wait, and the population doubled in just forty years, a growth never seen in the history of mankind. From three billion inhabitants in 1960 the population went to six billion in 2000

The Rio Summit was a fundamental meeting, more important than most people think. In Río de Janeiro set the foundations for the fight against climate change and face the threats that loom over life on Earth, with a view to the 21st century. The United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) was established in Rio and the creation of the COP, Conference of the Parties, was agreed as its supreme body. For those who want to get into environmental issues, global warming, climate change, etc., it is essential to obtain information on the Rio 1992 Summit

While it is true that many people are expectant about the Paris Agreement, among other things because of its starting difficulties, it is also true that it is an extremely powerful document

It is necessary to be very clear about the difference between these three phenomena on Earth, although they are so closely related to each other that it is almost impossible to talk about one of them without mentioning the other two 

At first glance the concern about air pollution, smog or pollution in cities, has been relegated to the background by universal and more alarming issues, which monopolize more centimeter in … the media

Our planet could have been called “Water” instead of Earth because of the immense amount of the vital liquid it houses …  how, being three quarters of the surface of our planet … there is no drinking water for everyone?

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Magazine about the Amazon Rainforest

The Amazon contains the greatest biodiversity on the planet, with about 80 thousand kinds of trees, 140 thousand species of plants and a great diversity of fauna. A fragile ecosystem formed in millions of years, which is in danger and may disappear in half a century.

Magazine about the Climate Change

The anthropogenic climate change is the variation in the state of the climate attributed to human activity that alters the composition of the atmosphere… The main cause of climate change is global warming caused by greenhouse gas emissions

Magazine about the Wind Power

The wind power process is carried out by means of a wind turbine, a device that converts the kinetic energy of the wind into mechanical energy, through a propeller, and into electrical energy, clean and renewable, in stright line with the fight against climate change.

Magazine about the Fracking

The fracking is an unconventional method of oil and gas extraction that requires vertical and horizontal drilling at great depths. Fracking is a highly questioned technology since it prolongs the use of fossil hydrocarbons and requires a large amount of water.

Magazín about the Electric Cars

An electric car is a vehicle powered by a motor that uses electrical energy stored in a rechargeable battery. On the outside it is almost the same as the conventional car, only lacking an exhaust pipe. It is silent, smoke-free and does not produce greenhouse gas emissions and is ideal for the fight against climate change.

Magazine about the Anthropocene

The Anthropocene is the name that some scientists have proposed to indicate a new geological era, characterized by the great modifications to the planet made by humans. Although the Anthropocene or “Age of Humans” the concept circulates in books and thousands of media.

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Origins of the Paris Agreement and the half century of waiting

First Earth Summit

Stokholm 1972

The Stockholm Declaration,
in way to the half century

Between 5 and 16 June 1972, on the initiative of Sweden, the “First Earth Summit” was held, together with the UN, also known as the “United Nations Conference on the Human Environment”. At this meeting the “Declaration of Stockholm” was emitted, comparable with the Declaration of Human Rights,

Second Earth Summit

Rio 1992

Summary and conclusions
of the Rio Summit 92

The Rio Summit was a fundamental meeting, more important than most people think. In Río de Janeiro set the foundations for the fight against climate change and face the threats that loom over life on Earth, with a view to the 21st century. The United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) was established in Rio

The Kyoto Protocol

Kyoto 1997

The Kyoto Protocol,
the great missed opportunity

Finally, we arrived at the long-awaited COP 15, meeting in which there was an immense hope. It was thought that the Danish capital would be given the privilege of giving good news to the world by announcing a new protocol for the reduction of GHG emissions: “the conclusion of a legally binding climate agreement