(Beirut) – Migrant workers in the United Arab Emirates are exposed to escalating climate risks, especially working in extreme heat without adequate protections, which can cause chronic harms to their health, Human Rights Watch said today. Additionally, migrant workers face other widespread labor abuses like wage theft and exorbitant recruitment fees
Last month, the European Council proclaimed itself as “the global leader in climate action”.
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Senedd Cymru The Welsh Labour government appears to be intent on amassing a number of ‘firsts’ in policy making and post creation. Wales was the first country in the world to declare a ‘climate emergency’ (2019) and the first to appoint a Future Generations commissioner in the same year. It
The following is our twitter (x) thread, compiled on Threadreader. They’ve outlined their plan for the GR & it’s an insane dystopian nightmare of enforced passivity, medical & climate tyranny. 15-minute cities. Little or no access to wild spaces. Strictly monitored & limited travel. Little to no real meat or dairy.
Uganda "Nsubuga", Farmer This is where the pipeline will pass.I am very worried because it is so close to my house and I don’t know what will happen.
The global elite plan to introduce a near-permanent “global state of emergency” by re-branding climate change as a “public health crisis” that is “worse than covid”. This is not news. But the ongoing campaign has been accelerating in recent weeks. I have written about this a lot over the last
COP28, the 28th annual United Nations Climate Change Conference, will bring together state parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) as well as thousands of experts, journalists, climate activists, community members, and representatives from businesses and nongovernmental groups. It is a forum for states to discuss
(Beirut, October 30, 2023) – Participants in the 28th annual United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP28) should urge the UAE, the host, to end its repression of independent civil society and should make a commitment to phasing out fossil fuels, Human Rights Watch said today in issuing a question and answer
Just a brief note on the current state of digital currencies around the world, there’s been some big news. A few days ago it was reported that China had become the first country to conduct cross-border trade using its own central bank-issued digital currency: The digital yuan has been
A key claim of the green energy movement has long been that the intermittent “renewables” – wind and solar – provide the cheapest form of energy. This is not true. Climate alarmists fail to include the cost of energy storage and/or backup, the costs of overbuilding, and the costs of additional
This image is symbolic of everything that is wrong with modern society. A gas leak from Union Carbide’s pesticide plant in Bhopal in 1984 resulted in around 560,000 injured (respiratory problems, eye irritation, etc.), 4,000 severely disabled and 20,000 dead. Not only that, but the pesticides
Our successor to This Week in the Guardian, This Week in the New Normal is our weekly chart of the progress of autocracy, authoritarianism and economic restructuring around the world. 1. Climate Court-case changes tack Three years ago we covered the story of six Portuguese teenagers, “climate activists” who were
On Friday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “Andrea Mitchell Reports,” NBC News Chief White House Correspondent Peter Alexander stated that President Joe Biden is dealing with a “collision of his pro-labor position” and “his climate efforts as it relates to electric vehicles” in the auto strike. Alexander said, “[H]e