Achieving Climate Justice and Ocean Health with Education

Achieving Climate Justice and Ocean Health with Education

Emmanuel Aidoo, winner of WOD infographic competition Opinion by Betty Osei Bonsu, Green Africa Youth Organisation The Green Africa Youth Organisation (GAYO) and the Centre for Coastal Management (CCM) joined the rest of the world to commemorate World Oceans Day, on...
What Can You Do about Climate Change? Look to your Trash Bin

What Can You Do about Climate Change? Look to your Trash Bin

By Dr. Neil Tangri, Science and Policy Director, GAIA Good news is hard to come by on the climate change front these days, but the massive new Global Methane Assessment has some, if you squint just right. As greenhouse gases go, methane doesn’t get as much attention...
First Zero Waste Academy Online: 36 Graduate, 3 Receive Funding

First Zero Waste Academy Online: 36 Graduate, 3 Receive Funding

by Felicia Dayrit Thirty-six participants graduated from the first online version of the Zero Waste Academy (ZWA) implemented by GAIA Asia Pacific and Mother Earth Foundation (MEF) from January 18 to March 21, 2021. Of these graduates, three received funding for their...
Voices from the Ground

Voices from the Ground

by Sherma E Benosa The 2021 International Zero Waste Cities Conference (IZWCC) was vastly different from previous versions not only because the conference was conducted online, but more importantly, we managed to put on the centerstage the very people who are doing...