She was the founder of the Green Belt Movement, a grass roots initiative in Africa in which citizens planted over 30 million trees. Kenya-born Wangari Maathai was reared in underprivileged circumstances, during the 1940s, by Western definition. The daughter ... DNA, 2 months ago
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When we picture people who are part of the eco-friendly "green" movement, we don't often picture our Nubian sisters. However, personal experience and data confirms the fact that Black people and other "people of color" can be green. This includes ...Huffington Post, 2 weeks ago
This month, the UK government's decision to approve plans for a rail freight terminal on a Green Belt site at Radlett Aerodrome was to be challenged in the High Court. Meanwhile, the Davies Commission is shortly to report on UK airport capacity.Lloyds Loading List, 5 days ago
Metro Bus: Senator Mushahid welcomes Supreme Court order for replanting of trees and restoration of Green Belt in Islamabad
Home » Misc. By PPI News Agency Islamabad, December 30, 2014 (PPI-OT): On a suo moto petition of Senator Mushahid Hussain Sayed, who represents the Federal Capital in the Senate regarding the environmental negative effects of the Metro Bus in ...Pakistan Press International, 1 month ago Court: (SC order for replanting of trees, restoration of green belt welcomed) Pakistan Press International, 1 month ago SC want the trees back ASAP! Pakistan Today, 1 month ago Metro Bus Project: We cannot stop welfare-oriented projects, says CJP Daily Times, 1 month ago
Image: Jairam Ramesh with his new book, Green Signals. 'This is not a Sanjay Baru or Natwar Singh type of book. It's not a memoir. It's not a book to reveal conversations, real or imaginary. This is not a book to position myself at the centre of the world.' 'In 1991, I was a believer in the blind pursuit of economic growth. I had single minded obsession with economic growth. But over a period of time, as I travelled and got exposed to different situations, I began to change.' Jairam Ramesh, ...Rediff.com, 1 week ago
With Democrats consistently strong along the East and West Coasts, Republicans dominant in the South and much of the Great Plains, the two parties now often fight most fiercely over a band of burly states that run west from Pennsylvania into Ohio, ...National Journal, 2 weeks ago
By , Andrew Harnik For The Washington Post Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio) rides a Senate subway to the Capitol on Jan 27. In the window behind him is Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.). He's an unabashed progressive with just enough blue collar ...Washington Post, 1 month ago Sherrod Brown: Why aren't progressives begging him to run for president? Washington Post, 1 month ago
After a while, all the highways look the same. The same grey asphalt that burns the eyes, the same surrounding lush green from the paddy fields or the full forests; after a while the pleasant monotony of it stops distracting you. The road pulls your ...New Indian Express, 1 month ago
THE inauguration in Kebbi State the other day, of a reforestation project under the Great Green Wall scheme by President Goodluck Jonathan once again, brings to the front burner the desertification problem in the northern part of the country that ...Individual.com, 2 months ago Nigeria: The Reforestation Project AllAfrica.com, 2 months ago The Reforestation Project The Guardian Nigeria, 2 months ago
A vacant 14 acres along Memorial Drive - a rare sight in this affluent west Houston neighborhood - have been sold to a developer who plans to fill the property with million-dollar homes, luxury apartments and commercial space. The project is one ...Houston Chronicle, 2 months ago
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