Archives for posts with tag: EcologyDiplomat

ECOLOGY-DIPLOMAT Blog Report: SHARKS & TURTLES TO ELEPHANTS & BIG CATS TO GET NEW PImageROTECTIONS, By Ambassador Mo
Elephants, polar bears, sharks & manta rays to medicinal plants & rare trees are among several species that will receive additional protection pursuant to UN backed treaty for the conservation of endangered species if new proposals are adopted at a world wildlife meeting March 2013.
http://diplomaticallyincorrect.org/blog_post/sharks-turtles-to-elephants-big-cats-to-get-new-protections/56681

ECOLOGY DIPLOMAT Blog Report: OZONE LAYER RECOVERING, AIDING HEALTH & REAL ECONOMIC GROWTH, By Ambassador Mo
“The story of the Montreal Protocol highlights benefits of pursuing an inclusive green economy. With global phase-out of 98% of ozone-depleting gases in consumer, industrial & agricultural products, the ozone layer is now on track to recover over next five decades.”
http://diplomaticallyincorrect.org/blog_post/ozone-layer-recovering-aiding-health-real-economic-growth/56260Image

ECOLOGY-DIPLOMAT Blog Report: CHEMICALS IN OUR AIR, WATER, FOOD, & BODY, By Ambassador Mo
From Sudan to Ecuador, to bigger economies such as China & US, costs of pesticide poisoning, water pollution, & toxic waste, among other issues, are not being borne by manufacturers & industries, but by social welfare systems & individuals.
http://diplomaticallyincorrect.org/blog_post/chemicals-in-our-air-water-food-body/56041Image

(Recommended) by ECOLOGY-DIPLOMAT Film Report: KENYA EARTH CHAMPIONS
Samson Parashina is awarded for leading community efforts to conserve Kenya’s Tsavo-Amboseli ecosystem. Actor Edward Norton, UN’s Goodwill Ambassador for Biodiversity: “He’s one of my heroes & I’m in this role to celebrate people like him.” He is truly an authentic example of an indigenous community addressing sustainability question within context of commitment to traditional cultural values.”
http://diplomaticallyincorrect.org/movie/kenya-earth-champions/31377Image

Ecology-Diplomat Blog Report: GREEN CLIMATE FUND SEEKING COUNTRY HOME, By Ambassador Mo
Germany, Mexico, Namibia, Poland, Republic of Korea, & Switzerland are vying to host the Green Climate Fund (GCF) which was created to help developing nations protect themselves from climate impacts & build their own sustainable futures. — MORE–
http://diplomaticallyincorrect.org/blog_post/un-climate-fund-seeking-country-home/55772Image

ECOLOGY-DIPLOMAT Blog Report: ENHANCING BIOSPHERE RESERVES, By Ambassador Mo
UNESCO added 20 new sites of biosphere reserves & extended several others last week. The Biosphere Reserves initiative defines areas designated under UNESCO’s Man & the Biosphere (MAB) Program that serve as places to test different approaches to integrated management of terrestrial, freshwater, coastal & marine resources & biodiversity.  –MORE PHOTOS and new sites–
http://diplomaticallyincorrect.org/blog_post/enhancing-biosphere-reserves/54907Image

Blog Report: 40 YEARS SINCE “POPULATION EXPLOSION” By Ambassador Mo
Since 1972, the globe’s population has approximately doubled. The consequences for the globe’s citizens one can argue have been mixed from 1972- 2012. Much of the debate today regarding population, contraceptives and global health appears very similar to that from 40 years earlier.  –MORE– (including World Population Estimates from US Bureau of Statistics 1950-2050)
http://diplomaticallyincorrect.org/blog_post/40-years-since-population-explosion/54841Image

ECOLOGY-DIPLOMAT Blog Report: WHITE BUFFALO BIRTH & DEATH PORTENDS … By, Ambassador Mo
“Tatanka Ska” is Sioux term for the white buffalo that portends a special event, perhaps a cosmic opportunity according to Native Americans. Event is extremely rare, perhaps 1 in 10,000,000, but in last month one has been born in Texas & Connecticut.  Tragically, the white buffalo in Texas days after a Native American naming ceremony was found “slaughtered” by unnamed perpetrators. Some see this as a hate crime. –More–
http://diplomaticallyincorrect.org/blog_post/white-buffalo-birth-death-portends/54826Image

ECOLOGY DIPLOMAT Watch Film Report: ORANGUTAN HABITAT — SPAIN & UNEP
Orangutan habitat is in rapid decline & the high primate is on verge of extinction in the wild. The United Nations (UNEP) & the Government of Spain have joined on several innovative projects. This one in Indonesia to secure and preserve a national park. –Watch–
http://diplomaticallyincorrect.org/movie/orangutan-habitat-spainunep/26500Image

ECOLOGY-DIPLOMAT: POACHERS ATTACK WILDLIFE RESERVE – URGENT APPEAL!
Led by the notorious elephant poacher known as Morgan, the attackers killed 7 persons (and several of the Reserve animals), torched buildings, & destroyed equipment. Okapi Wildlife Reserve in the Democratic Republic of Congo was attacked on June 24, 2012 by the poachers who used AK47’s killing the 7 humans including 2 Rangers. –MORE–
http://diplomaticallyincorrect.org/blog_post/poachers-attack-wildlife-reserve-urgent-appeal/54722Image