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Earth Day 2016, Good News And Bad News

The theme of Earth Day 2016 is Trees For The Earth.planting trees. This is the 46th annual earth day and also marks the signing of the Paris Agreement. World leaders from 175 countries came together to sign the agreement limiting global warming to under 2 degrees Celsius (3.6 degrees F), as compared to pre-industrial levels. That’s the good news.The bad news

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Desmond Tutu; An Open Letter to World Leaders #ClimateChange

Desmond Tutu, South African social rights activist and retired Anglican bishop was one of the signatories of the 2015 Open Letter To World Leaders. The letter is part of the action/2015 campaign and asks for further action to address the critical issues of poverty, climate change and equality. Dear World Leaders,Cc: Everyone else There are moments in history that become turning

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Sir Richard Branson; An Open Letter to World Leaders #ClimateChange

Sir Richard Branson is an English businessman and investor, best known as the founder of Virgin Group. Sir Richard was one of the signatories of the 2015 Open Letter To World Leaders. The letter is part of the action/2015 campaign and asks for further action to address the critical issues of poverty, climate change and equality.  Dear World Leaders,Cc: Everyone elseThere are

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Muhammad Yunus; An Open Letter to World Leaders #ClimateChange

Muhammad Yunus was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for founding the Grameen Bank and pioneering the concepts of microcredit and microfinance. Professor Yunus was one of the signatories of the 2015 Open Letter To World Leaders. The letter is part of the action/2015 campaign and asks for further action to address the critical issues of poverty, climate change and equality.  Dear

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Dr Mo Ibrahim; An Open Letter to World Leaders #ClimateChange

Dr Mohamed Ibrahim is an African mobile communications entrepreneur and a billionaire. Dr Ibrahim has pledged to donate half his wealth to chairy and is one of the signatories of the 2015 Open Letter To World Leaders. The letter is part of the action/2015 campaign and asks for further action to address the critical issues of poverty, climate change and equality.

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