Happy Monday! Here is your weekly dose of positive Climate and Biodiversity news to help motivate you and get your week off to a great start.
It's time to balance out all the “doom and gloom” news we often hear and add some positivity to our lives. 🙌
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"The International Coral Reef Initiative (ICRI), a network including 45 countries who represent over 75% of the world’s coral reefs, has launched the Coral Reef Breakthrough in partnership with the Global Fund for Coral Reefs (GFCR) and the High-Level Climate Champions (HLCC). The Coral Reef Breakthrough aims to secure the future of at least 125,000 km2 of shallow-water tropical coral reefs with investments of at least US$12 billion to support the resilience of more than half a billion people globally by 2030."
Read the full article on ICRI.
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"Conservationists have released 19 young wildcats into the Scottish Highlands as part of an effort to bring the cherished animal back from the edge of extinction."
Read the full article on YaleEnvironment 360.
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"In March 2024, night train start-up European Sleeper will extend its Brussels-Berlin service to Prague. As flight-free travel gains momentum, European train journeys are experiencing a renaissance."
Read the full article in Euronews.
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"The fully circular system takes the one thing beef and dairy farmers have more than enough of – manure – and turns it into renewable biomethane fuel, which can then be used to run specially-designed tractors which put out a fraction of the emissions of their petrol-powered equivalent."
Read the full article in Sustainability Beat.
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"Authorities say the new plans will create 'plenty of space for walking and cycling'. Sweden’s capital is banning petrol and diesel cars in its city centre to reduce pollution and slash emissions. The new rules will come into force on 31 December 2024."
Read the full article in Euronews Green.
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