Climate activists ‘may turn to violence’, experts fear

Serge Stroobants, Director for Mena and Europe at the Institute for Economics and Peace, at the regional launch of the Global Terrorism Index in Abu Dhabi. Ravindranath / The National Environmental activists could soon turn to violence due to what they see as a lack of action to tackle climate change, a terrorism expert said. Serge Stroobants, an officer More...

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By Peoples Daily On Monday, January 13th, 2020
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Towards promoting China, Nigeria cultural cooperation

By Ochiaka Ugwu In observance of Chinese New year in Nigeria, the Embassy of the People’s Republic of China in Nigeria in collaboration with the Ministry of Information and Culture of the Federal Republic of Nigeria More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, January 9th, 2020
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Hiding in plain sight: the faces of modern-day slavery

Sixty metres underground, Lisa Kristine is enveloped in darkness. It’s hard to breathe. The air is heavy with dust and fumes, and she feels the heat of bodies shuffling around in the shadows. She can hear the More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, January 9th, 2020
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How Nigeria’s third Green Bond will be deployed -Abubakar

Minister of Environment, Dr. Muhammad Mahmood Abubakar By Mashe Umaru Gwamna Minister of Environment, Muhammad Mahmood Abubakar, on the sidelines of the 25th Session of the Conference of the Parties (COP25) to the More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, January 2nd, 2020
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York to ban cars from city centre

Private cars are to be banned from York’s medieval city centre by 2023, under plans approved by councillors. The City of York Council wants an end to “non-essential” car journeys within the city walls. The More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, January 2nd, 2020
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Bank of England chief Mark Carney issues climate change warning

The world will face irreversible heating unless firms shift their priorities soon, the outgoing head of the Bank of England has told the BBC. Mark Carney said the financial sector had begun to curb investment in More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, December 26th, 2019
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Britain’s Queen hails climate movement on Christmas Day

Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II used her Christmas Day message Wednesday to pay tribute to young environmental campaigners who were inspired to global action by Swedish teen Greta Thunberg. The monarch’s annual More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, December 26th, 2019
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Researchers remove sulfur from petrol to decrease air pollution

Iranian researchers at the University of Isfahan have conducted a study on removing sulfur from petroleum compounds, as a major step towards better automotive performance. One of the major sources of environmental More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, December 26th, 2019
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Nature News: Chickadees are a New England favorite

I think if you ask any New Englander to name the top three birds at their feeder, the chickadee would be on everyone’s list. I also think that of any of the common bird calls in our forest, the chickadee’s is More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, December 19th, 2019
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Climate Change: Nigeria to support global efforts

By Mashe Umaru Gwamna President Muhammadu Buhari has affirmed Nigeria’s resolve to continue to play significant role in supporting global efforts at addressing climate change. The Minister of Environment, Dr. More...