Scientists have just confirmed that the Amazon rainforest, due to unchecked burning and deforestation, produces more carbon dioxide than it absorbs.

It takes the critical ecosystem close to a turning point where savannah will replace it and trigger acceleration of global warming.

This is not an isolated case of enormous destruction of the natural environment.

The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change confirmed earlier this month that global warming now affects all continents, regions and oceans across the world.

The worldwide campaign campaign is directed by the Stop Ecocide Foundation.

The draft definition is a major step towards placing bioscience on the international agenda.

Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change

The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change is an intergovernmental body of the United Nations mandated to provide objective scientific information relevant to understanding human-induced climate (wikipedia)


Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court

The Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court is the treaty that established the International Criminal Court . It was adopted at a diplomatic conference in Rome, (wikipedia)


Greta Thunberg

Greta Tintin Eleonora Ernman Thunberg ; born 3 January 2003) is a Swedish environmental activist who is known for challenging world leaders to take immediate action for climate change mitigation. (wikipedia)


Emmanuel Macron

Emmanuel Jean-Michel Frédéric Macron is a French politician who has been serving as the president of France since 14 May 2017. Born in Amiens, Macron studied philosophy at Paris Nanterre University, (wikipedia)


Greta Thunberg: A Year to Change the World

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Greta Thunberg: A Year to Change the World is a three-part documentary series following the climate change activist Greta Thunberg from August 2019 to late 2020, when she was aged 16–17. (wikipedia)


Effects of climate change

The effects of climate change span the physical environment, ecosystems and human societies. They also include the economic and social changes which stem from living in a warmer world. (wikipedia)


Greenpeace

Greenpeace is a non-governmental environmental organization with offices in over 55 countries and an international coordinating body in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. (wikipedia)


Pope Francis

Pope Francis is the head of the Catholic Church and sovereign of the Vatican City State since 2013. Francis is the first pope to be a member of the Society of Jesus, the first from the Americas, (wikipedia)