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Virtual Forest Vigil of Song and Poetry to mark UN International Day For Biological Diversity 2020
10th May 2020
From Tullamore Town Centre COVID-19: Celebrating Biodiversity – the foundation of Life. "Our solutions are in nature".
COVID-19: A Wake Up Call – our spring of hope or winter of despair!
5th May 2020
After COVID-19: Business-as-usual and “normal” life is not an option.
Irish Global Solidarity in 100 Objects Exhibition
26th February 2020
THIS IS A UNIQUE POP-UP EVENT, PROVIDING A SNAPSHOT OF IRISH ENGAGEMENT WITH GLOBAL CULTURAL, POLITICAL AND SOCIAL ISSUES OVER THE PAST 50 YEARS IN 100 OBJECTS.
IT IS NOW 100 SECONDS TO MIDNIGHT
23rd January 2020
Doomsday Clock Now Closer to Midnight Than Ever in Its History; Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists Cite Worsening Nuclear Threat, Lack of Climate Action & Rise of “Cyber-Enabled Disinformation Campaigns” in Moving Clock Hand; Bulletin Joined by The Elders in Announcement Today.
Call for Political Parties to Avoid Tropical Plywood in BILLBOARDS
14th January 2020
“Despite the fact the we have a European Union Timber Regulation (EUTR) in force which tries to ensure that all timber traded in Ireland is both legal and sustainable, tropical forests are still being thrashed for timber,” according to Tom Roche of Just Forests.
Malaysia's last Sumatran rhino dies..spesies now EXTINCT
1st December 2019
But many Malaysians seem indifferent about the loss of our wildlife and forests, laments JD Lovrenciear.
MURDER AND ILLEGAL LOGGING WITHIN THE EU: STRONG ACTION IS NEEDED
16th November 2019
A group of 43 national and international NGOs have sent a letter to Romanian President Klaus Iohannis and to the Romanian Government, condemning the recent killings of two forest rangers. Liviu Pop and Raducu Gorcioaia, who were found dead in the space of one month, are the latest victims of ongoing violence against those who work to protect Romania’s forests from illegal logging.
Climate crisis: 11,000 scientists warn of ‘untold suffering’
7th November 2019
The world’s people face “untold suffering due to the climate crisis” unless there are major transformations to global society, according to a stark warning from more than 11,000 scientists.“We declare clearly and unequivocally that planet Earth is facing a climate emergency,” it states. “To secure a sustainable future, we must change how we live. [This] entails major transformations in...  
Forests Are Key To Prevent Climate Breakdown
19th September 2019
We are in a planetary emergency: forests hold the key to preventing a climate breakdown, but decisive action is needed from governments and companies.
INTERPOL environmental crime officers seize 74 truckloads of illegal timber
3rd September 2019
LYON, France - A joint worldwide customs and police operation has resulted in the seizure of large quantities of protected flora and fauna across every continent. From 4 – 30 June 2019, INTERPOL and the World Customs Organization (WCO) coordinated Operation Thunderball, with police and customs administrations leading joint enforcement operations against wildlife and timber crime across 109...  
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