Soap Free Podcast December 15, 2021 - Green Cleaning Tips & Christmas Message

Soap Free Podcast December 15, 2021 – Green Cleaning Tips & Christmas Message

So I’ve got a few things to dwell on for all of us as we’re thinking about that. Let’s start with the green cleaning part. Yes, I’m going to talk about dwelling time again, but I’m going to keep it…

Champions of the Earth 2021 Compilation

Champions of the Earth 2021 Compilation

The Champions of the Earth award is the United Nation’s highest environmental honour. It recognizes outstanding leaders from government, civil society and the private sector whose actions have a transformative impact on the environment. Champions of the Earth inspire, defend,…

How we can monitor the global trade in used vehicles

How we can monitor the global trade in used vehicles

Between 2015 and 2018, 14 million used vehicles were exported worldwide. Seventy per cent were intended for low- and middle-income countries, especially in Africa. However, no harmonized regulations exist regarding the minimum importing and exporting requirements for trading used vehicles…

The importance of regulating the global trade in used vehicles

The importance of regulating the global trade in used vehicles

More than 90% of road crashes take place in developing countries, with Africa having the highest road traffic fatalities, at an alarming 246,000 deaths each year. The African vehicle fleet is set to grow five times by 2050, and the…

How we can monitor the global trade in used vehicles

How we can monitor the global trade in used vehicles

Between 2015 and 2018, 14 million used vehicles were exported worldwide. Seventy per cent were intended for low- and middle-income countries, especially in Africa. However, no harmonized regulations exist regarding the minimum importing and exporting requirements for trading used vehicles…

Maria Kolesnikova 2021 Champion of the Earth - Entrepreneurial Vision

Maria Kolesnikova 2021 Champion of the Earth – Entrepreneurial Vision

Maria Kolesnikova (Kyrgyz Republic), honoured in the Entrepreneurial Vision category, is an environmental activist, youth advocate and head of MoveGreen, an organization working to monitor and improve air quality in Central Asia. Under Kolesnikova, MoveGreen developed an app called AQ.kg,…

Dr. Gladys Kalema-Zikusoka 2021 Champion of the Earth - Science and Innovation

Dr. Gladys Kalema-Zikusoka 2021 Champion of the Earth – Science and Innovation

Dr. Gladys Kalema-Zikusoka (Uganda), honoured in the Science and Innovation category, was the first-ever wildlife veterinarian of the Uganda Wildlife Authority, and is a recognised world authority on primates and zoonotic diseases. As the founder and CEO of Conservation Through…

Prime Minister Mia Mottley 2021 Champion of the Earth - Policy Leadership

Prime Minister Mia Mottley 2021 Champion of the Earth – Policy Leadership

Prime Minister Mia Mottley of Barbados, honoured in the Policy Leadership category for her powerful voice for a sustainable world from the global south, consistently raises the alarm about the vulnerability of Small Island Developing States due to the climate…

PSA Meet the Champions of the Earth - 2021 Announcement

PSA Meet the Champions of the Earth – 2021 Announcement

The Champions of the Earth award is the United Nation’s highest environmental honour. It recognizes outstanding leaders from government, civil society and the private sector whose actions have a transformative impact on the environment. Champions of the Earth inspire, defend,…