Sustainability is a lifestyle

By Somaya Magdy Ghoraba, IUCN CEM Young Professional. Achieving sustainability is everyone’s responsibility. It is not only about nations taking comprehensive actions; however, very little actions can make a difference. It is not surprising that our lifestyle and habits of…

What’s your reason for striving for unity and a better environment

By Deepu Sivadas, Co-Lead, IUCN CEM Young Professionals Network. Launched in the year April 19, 1970, as a protest by over 20 million people in America against the environmental crisis, World Earth Day, is even now the largest civic event…

Acknowledging Natural Resources Rights to address historical injustice for combating climate change: Opinions & Perspectives

“You cannot tackle climate change without considering and acknowledging the redesign of land and property rights.  Such rights need to reflect humankind’s coexistence with nature and each person’s sense of belonging and understanding to a place and it’s surrounding in…

National Environmental Engineering Research Institute – Nagpur, India

Urban green cover has always been an indispensable part of human life dwelling in urban settlements. For biodiversity conservation and management preserving large, intact areas of natural vegetation is very important. However, this may not be workable and achievable in…

Centre for Coastal Environmental Conservation (CCEC)

Centre for Coastal Environmental Conservation (CCEC) is a nonprofit grass roots environmental organization in Bangladesh for the protection and sustainable development of coastal ecosystem through local initiatives and participation. The CCEC was originated by following various initiatives such as; growing…