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Welcome to Eco-Echo.GreenPartnerNews.com where we try and bring you the latest information on green initiatives and matters of concern surrounding the effects of global warming and climate change from around the world. We also have a Video site at www.Video.GreenPartnerNews.com                               […]

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Tribunal Finds Monsanto Endangers Right to Food, Health, Environment
www.commondreams.org

If the crime of ‘ecocide’ were recognized in international criminal law, the activities of Monsanto could constitute such a crime, panel declares. Biotech giant Monsanto “has engaged in practices which have negatively impacted the right to a healthy environment, the right to food, and the right to health,” five international judges comprising the “Monsanto Tribunal” declared […]

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Why humans are so bad at thinking about climate change
www.vox.com

or how psychology can trick us into keeping Earth habitable!  When Per Espen Stoknes looked at polls going back to 1989 assessing the level of public concern about climate change in 39 different countries, he found a surprising pattern in the data. “Incredibly enough, it shows that the more certain the science becomes, the less […]

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Climate change will fuel terrorism recruitment, report for German foreign office says
www.theguardian.com

Report by Adelphi thinktank warns terrorist groups will exploit natural disasters and water and food shortages. Climate change will fuel acts of terrorism and strengthen recruiting efforts by terrorist groups such as Islamic State and Boko Haram, a report commissioned by the German foreign office has found. Terrorist groups will exploit the natural disasters and water […]

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So you need to see the wounds to believe?
climate.nasa.gov

Many, like President Trump, don’t believe in Climate Change. Well, it most certainly IS happening and it is making a major and growing change to the conditions on our planet. Most importantly, over and above the physical changes which are daily becoming more evident, it is the impact it will have on populations through food […]

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How Climate Changes’ Effect on Agriculture can Lead to War
europe.newsweek.com

Rising temperatures may have played a significant role in the Syrian Civil War.  On February 12, the temperature in Magnum, Oklahoma, reached 100 degrees. It was a state record for the month of February, besting a mark that was set in 1918. The average February high in Magnum is 56. Many see the unseasonably warm temperature […]

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Fears Grow That Climate Conflicts Could Lead to War
skift.com

If you’re skiing at Europe’s resorts this month, enjoy it while it lasts. As much as 70 percent of Alpine snow could disappear by the end of the century as global warming increasingly cuts in on the annual ski season. That’s the conclusion of Swiss researchers in a paper relying on three-dimensional modeling to understand […]

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Plastic now Banned in New Delhi
futurism.com

Not a moment too soon, India has banned the use of plastic in its capital city, New Delhi.  Plastic is one of the world’s biggest pollutants. Humanity produces 78 million tons of plastic packaging. Of that number, 32 percent ends up in our waters — roughly the equivalent of one garbage truck of plastic per minute. And according […]

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Extreme Weather in Europe – More Frequent
bit.ly

Bob Berwyn of Pacific Standard reports that extreme weather is becoming more frequent – and more expensive – in Europe. Without doubt our global warming trajectory is gaining pace and, as has been prophesied, by Professor James Lovelock, as now unstoppable, the results of it are going to be catastrophic for the human race. Less […]

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