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How the EU is Revising its 2040 Climate Targets amid Farmers’ Strikes

Behind the EU’s ambitious 2040 climate targets lurks a controversial omission of agricultural emissions and a heavy reliance on unproven carbon capture and storage technologies.

What are Companies’ Green Claims Built On?

You have most likely seen internationally renowned companies’ claims that their products are “carbon neutral”. But what are these green claims built on?

The EU Climate Agreement: Making the Polluter Pay

Towards a more ambitious European climate policy: To achieve a 55 % emission cut by 2030, the EU wants to make the polluter pay for its emissions.

Who Compensates for Forest Fires?

Many companies and countries offset their greenhouse gas emissions by planting trees. But are forest fires included in national carbon budgets?

Transparency in the Voluntary Carbon Market

The voluntary carbon market offers compensation for carbon dioxide emissions. To work properly, however, it must be more effective and transparent.

Agroecology and social tree-planting to tackle the climate crisis. The story and view of a Bolivian agroecological producer

Our Agrecol Trees project in Bolivia is also a place for sharing authentic environmental stories. Read the story of Nelly: a farming community leader, a true land guardian and climate crisis fighter.

Trentino Clima 2021-2023: Countermeasures to mitigate the climate crisis in Trentino

Providing the provincial administration with guidelines to contrast the climate crisis locally, the Trentino Clima 2021-2023 Plan is an excellent example of virtuous engagement between public and private bodies.

Carbon banking to tackle the climate crisis

Rabobank and Microsoft join forces to help achieve the climate crisis targets.

Royal Dutch Shell forced to drastically reduce CO₂ emissions

Shell lost the trial against Friends of the Earth – Netherlands and will have to drop their CO2 emissions by 45 % by the end of 2030. For the second time, a Dutch Jury has charged an oil company for climate responsibility.

The “Native Carbon Tree” Project Kick-off

Together with the Bolivian Foundation “AGRECOL Andes”, we kicked-off the “Native Carbon Tree” project to plant agroecological trees in the metropolitan area of Cochabamba.

Dirty Dutch Recycling

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