Entries by Paula Ruiz del Coro

The Country That Cried Wolf: Human and Wolves Relationship

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Paula Ruiz del Coro
Some months ago, there was a proposal to lighten the protection status for the wolf in the EU. The proposal was turned down, but that was neither the beginning nor the end of the controversy this animal carries along.

March 26th: International Climate Day

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Paula Ruiz del Coro
32 years have passed since the 26th of March was deigned as Global Climate Day. How has climate changed these years and what do we have to do for the next ones?

Farmer’s Strikes: The Need of Reshaping Spanish and European Agriculture

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Paula Ruiz del Coro
We have been seeing several strikes coming from the countryside lately. What are their claims, how and to what they can affect, and which are the possible solutions?

The Main Outcomes of COP 28

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Paula Ruiz del Coro
The 28th United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP28) has taken place from November 30th to December 12th in Dubai. Here are some of the main points, important decisions, declarations, and outcomes.

Football World Cup and Massive Events' Environmental Effects

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Paula Ruiz del Coro
Three continents and six countries for the 100th World Cup. It will be an emission-free event. Two statements that do not go hand in hand. We need to reshape the values sport teaches and add sustainability.

Cats and Other Invaders: A Threat to Local Biodiversity

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Paula Ruiz del Coro
The Spanish government has approved a new Law regarding animal safety, but it does not consider Invasive species. What are they and why is it essential to deal correctly with them?

Education in environmental values: shaping future mindsets

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Paula Ruiz del Coro
As years go by, it seems that consumerism and our want for unlimited growth increases. Why does this happen and what can we do about it?

Green Literature: 5 books to deepen into Environmental Consciusness

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Paula Ruiz del Coro
If you are someone that cares about the environment and want to deepen your knowledge or your information into topics related to it, here are some books that may be of your interest.

Spain’s Wetlands at Risk: We need different Agricultural Practices to Ensure Conservation

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Paula Ruiz del Coro
Southern Europe countries, like Spain, are sensitive to drought, which is an impending threat due to global warming. Wetlands are even more sensitive and key for biodiversity and human life. What can we do to protect them?

Green Energy: definitive solution or band-aid?

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Paula Ruiz del Coro
With the Renewable Energy Directive, the Spanish government proposed to abolish the need of Environmental Impact Assessment for “Green Energy facilities”.

Catalyzing Environmental Changes: The Potential of Literature

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Paula Ruiz del Coro
Can literature help transmit the importance and need to change our lifestyle to tackle the environmental crisis and save the planet?