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Ethiopia’s ‘false banana’: the answer to future food scarcity?

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A relative of the banana plant, endemic to Ethiopia, could hold the answer to future climate change-induced hunger. The enset – a banana-like plant which...

Spain Urged to Reduce Meat Consumption to Fight Climate Change

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Spain’s consumer affairs minister Alberto Garzón is once again urging the country to reduce its consumption of meat, especially beef, to help curb climate...

OPTA Europe launches Manifesto for Organic Climate Action

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The General Assembly of OPTA Europe has recently adopted the Manifesto for Organic Climate Action. An important signal from the organic processing and trade...

The Healthiest Diet Is Also the Most Sustainable One, Health and Climate Experts Agree

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The distance between the best diet for human and planetary health is shrinking. What’s the healthiest diet? Ask a doctor or nutritionist and there...

‘Voice Of The Glaciers’ Documentary Proves Climate Change Deniers Wrong

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Documenting a three-week scientific expedition across the Arctic island of Svalbard, award-winning film Voice Of The Glaciers is an eye-opening look at the effects...

64% of Americans Have Never Been Asked To Eat More Plant-Based, Despite the Climate...

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A new report by Yale University’s Program On Climate Change Communication shows that many Americans find it difficult to commit to buying and eating...

How to make organic plant breeding mainstream

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Organic plant breeders celebrated their 20th anniversary in Brussels to discuss with stakeholders and policymakers the necessary changes to boost organic plant breeding to...

Shipping Emissions Must Fall By a Third by 2030 and Reach Zero Before 2050...

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International shipping is a crucial part of the global economy – 90% of the world’s trade is transported by sea. But almost all ships...

Avanzar en nuevas soluciones para los bioplásticos en el sector agroalimentario

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El creciente interés de la industria alimentaria por los bioplásticos, en concordancia con la búsqueda de una cadena alimentaria más sostenible, está impulsando la...

New GW4 Alliance backed by Eden Project co-founder

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The new GW4 Alliance (between the universities of Bath, Bristol, Cardiff and Exeter) – which collaboratively ‘brings together four of the most research-intensive and...

‘Houston, we have a solution’, Veganuary declares in Glasgow

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Via public transport and billboard ads across the city, Veganuary tells Glasgow – and the wider world – ‘Houston, we have a solution’ in...

Don’t launch a brand unless it’s planet positive, advises SBC

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Following the launch of the Planet Positive Beauty Guide at COP26, members of the Sustainable Beauty Coalition’s (SBC) steering committee joined Kathleen Baird Murray,...

WRAP: 63% of Brits want immediate climate action

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With COP26 in full swing, sustainability charity WRAP has released the results of a new survey canvassing the public on climate change, finding that...

Earthshot Prize awards ‘ground-breaking’ environmental solutions

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After a ten-month global search, the first winners of the prestigious Earthshot Prize – awarded by The Royal Foundation – have been named in...

British Business Bank: SMEs must ‘prioritize decarbonization’

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UK SMEs account for almost a third of domestic greenhouse gas emissions, while lagging behind larger businesses in efforts to reach net zero. That’s...

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