The Dangers of the World Food System

The Dangers of the World Food System

The Dangers of the World Food System Global food production is responsible for nearly one-quarter of all greenhouse gas emissions, transforming biodiverse landscapes and fostering antimicrobial resistance. While it may not be a direct cause of climate change, it is a major contributor. Furthermore, it has exacerbated poverty and inequality. Global food production is responsible […]

What is the Impact of Hurricanes on Human Health Throughout History?

What is the Impact of Hurricanes on Human Health Throughout History?

What is the Impact of Hurricanes on Human Health Throughout History? Hurricanes can impact a variety of people and communities. In addition to destroying property, they can cause a variety of other health problems. PTSD, anxiety, depression, and flooding are just a few of the problems that can occur. While we can’t predict the exact […]

How Does Climate Change Lead to the Most Deadly Natural Disasters on Earth?

How Does Climate Change Lead to the Most Deadly Natural Disasters on Earth? Hurricane Harvey and Hurricane Ida are hardly the only natural disasters that cause massive damage. The threat of climate change is a growing concern for all countries, especially the United States. Sea levels are expected to rise, which will lead to greater […]

How to Help the Planet and Ensure Human Rights

How to Help the Planet and Ensure Human Rights

How to Help the Planet and Ensure Human Rights The right to clean air is a universal human right. While it is not legally binding, it is universally applicable and empowers individuals, NGOs, and civil society groups to take action. Furthermore, it can strengthen existing legislation and encourage decision-makers to ensure that their communities are […]

Climate Change and the Right to Water and Sanitation

Climate Change and the Right to Water and Sanitation

Climate Change and the Right to Water and Sanitation Climate change threatens access to basic necessities such as water and sanitation. It is driving more people into extreme poverty and reversing progress made in preventing extreme poverty. Already, 2020 was the hottest year on record. And the past decade has been the warmest on record. […]

The Impact of Climate Change on Human Rights

The Impact of Climate Change on Human Rights In this article, I will discuss the issues surrounding climate change and how these relate to human rights. In addition, I will provide a People’s Guide to the subject and discuss a few goals that could help people understand these issues. I hope you will find this […]

How Has Globalization Increased Carbon Emissions?

How Has Globalization Increased Carbon Emissions?

How Has Globalization Increased Carbon Emissions? The global economy has been a major contributor to increasing carbon emissions, especially in the South. While countries in the economic south are developing and trying to meet the needs of their populations, industrialised nations have a greater responsibility to reduce emissions and limit global warming. These emissions are […]

Basic Climate Change and Human Impact on Health

Basic Climate Change and Human Impact on Health

Basic Climate Change and Human Impact on Health When we talk about climate change, we’re generally talking about human-caused changes in the weather rather than natural changes that occur over time. Changing climates can have a wide range of effects on people and the environment. People of color and those in disadvantaged socio-economic groups tend […]

Understanding the Causes and Effects of Climate Change

Understanding the Causes and Effects of Climate Change

Understanding the Causes and Effects of Climate Change Climate change is an ongoing process that changes Earth’s climate due to human activities. These activities alter the planet’s energy balance, alter land surfaces, clear forests, and emit pollutants into the atmosphere. Scientists believe that the balance is tilted towards warming and the most significant contributor is […]