Israeli Sunshine Girl Gets United Nations Prize for Jewish Heart
NOVEMBER 5, 2013
Her hard work and idealistic spirit has paid off: the United Nations just presented her with a prize, acknowledging the importance of her work.
A Non-Binding Joint Resolution for the United Nations.
MARCH 4, 2016
Israel Takes Messianic Stance on the Rio+20 United Nations Conference
JUNE 17, 2012
Israeli diplomats and ministers have taken a quasi-Messianic tone as the Rio+20 United Nations conference approaches.”Our
Eight Ways to Ensure Biodiversity on Earth: Insights from the U.N. Convention on Biological Diversity.
JANUARY 22, 2017
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If I Could Speak on Behalf of the Lives of Future Generations.
MARCH 4, 2016
Should we choose to save ourselves from the impending environmental collapse, we will need to be on the same page.
Women, Rio+20 and the Green Future of the Middle East
JUNE 21, 2012
Poverty, national security, environmental problems and economic development are all influenced by women’s access to family planning resources.
Oceans Spiralling Downward, Threatening Life on Earth
OCTOBER 5, 2013
Support the actions of green groups like Greenpeace ; bike to school and work (yes, you can even cycle in Saudi Arabia !);
Climate change “worst” is yet to come, UN report warns today
MARCH 31, 2014
The United Nations has issued a five years in the making report on climate change, and our future. It does not look bright.
When will the Middle East wake up to green roofs?
APRIL 7, 2015
This year Paris hosts the COP 21, the United Nations conference on climate change. The list of added benefits of green roofs is long.
Earth Summit Initiators Prepping in Israel Today
OCTOBER 25, 2011
The meeting will deal with green agriculture as part of a green economy and as a tool for economic development and eradication of poverty.
Israel’s Ramot Menashe Woodland New UNESCO Biosphere Reserve
SEPTEMBER 14, 2011
Read more on Israel nature sports: Green Prophet Eco Tours Wadi Ara Trails and Springs. Haaretz. The Wild Winter Iris in Israel.
Wastewater Treatment Plant from Israel Plant Wins UN Recognition
JUNE 28, 2012
The plant, in combination with Israel’s national water company Mekorot , is working to improve its methods. To put that in perspective, 4.67
Gaza’s Green Schools Fuse Islamic Architecture and Sustainable Design
DECEMBER 4, 2011
More images of this groundbreaking project after the break. This area will be irrigated using filtered grey water.
The world’s economic model is suicide, says UN Secretary General
MARCH 28, 2011
“China is committed to winning the green economy race, she said. The U.N. chief warned that humanity is “running out of time..
Canada Cuts UNESCO Funds Based on US Law
NOVEMBER 1, 2011
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UN: Urban Trees Needed Everywhere
OCTOBER 3, 2011
Tighten your city’s green belt on World Habitat Day: Plant trees everywhere, in cities all over the Middle East.
UN Says Aquaculture Could Solve Fish Collapse
NOVEMBER 16, 2011
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12 Uber Simple Steps to Green Your Life in 2012
DECEMBER 28, 2011
Step in for this wonderful list of 12 easy ways to green your 2012. image via maliny. image via kevinrosseel. Recycling. According to the U.S.
The Big Ask – Is Islamic Sustainability The Answer To Our Green Prayers?
MARCH 13, 2013
For example, you hear a lot about the Happiness index and the Green GDP as there is a greater recognition of the flaws of the GDP. Do you agree?
New Delhi: new green hotels couldn’t be more different
Green Traveler Guides
AUGUST 8, 2011
| Leela Palace & Green Leaf |. Leela Palace: over-the-top green. Green Leaf’s low-tech green. Green Leaf: suite green.
Great Green Wall of Trees for Africa
Green Living Ideas
JULY 15, 2010
The “Great Green Wall will go through 11 countries in the Sahel-Saharan region. The [.] [ Great Green Wall of Trees for Africa from Green Living Ideas ]. The Global Environment Facility (GEF), in an effort to lessen desertification and drought in Africa, is helping to plant a living wall of trees across Africa.
Heroines for the Planet: Summer Rayne Oakes, Green Inspiration, Ecopreneur and Activist
JUNE 15, 2012
Summer Rayne : I’m building a vertical garden and green wall in my home in Brooklyn. How does your platform help support cooperatives?
Beirut Activists Try to “Green the Grey” of Their Concrete Urban Environment
JUNE 9, 2011
200 Beirut residents reminded others that cities can (and should) be green. The Daily Star. Image via: sacks08.
In Search of Green Peace in the Middle East (INTERVIEW)
DECEMBER 28, 2012
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The Green Sheikh Calls for Action Against Ecological Crimes
NOVEMBER 3, 2011
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Here’s to Earth Day: 9 eco-friendly Caribbean resorts
Green Traveler Guides
APRIL 13, 2011
| Green Travel News |. Green Globe certified for its commitment to sustainable operation of the resort. Iberostar Cozumel, Mexico. Lucia.
Mario Cucinella: Interview With Gaza’s Green School Architect
APRIL 9, 2012
Early 2013 will see the launch of a green school which will collect rainwater and regulate internal temperature using thermal technologies.
Top green stories of 2012
DECEMBER 30, 2012
Rio+20, United Nations conference on sustainable development, which took place in June resulted in a disappointing flop. I have no idea!
Get Empowered with Meatless Mondays. ~ Kate St. John
DECEMBER 7, 2013
Raising animals for food wastes so many of our natural resources that the United Nations recently released a report concluding that a global shift toward a vegan diet is necessary to combat the worst effects of climate change.
Vegetarianism and the Environment
Green Living Ideas
APRIL 2, 2010
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Tax Breaks for Energy Efficient Homes
Environmental News Network
OCTOBER 22, 2013
Many countries already have this mechanism including the United States, Europe, China and Japan. By: Guest Contributor, Aby League. How To."
Can you believe earth is running out of sand?
DECEMBER 5, 2014
In 2009 Green Prophet reported that the massive construction boom caused a shortage of the high quality desert sand used in construction.
Debunking Some Green Myths
Green Home Blog
NOVEMBER 2, 2012
Debunking Some Green Myths. And not all “green” corporations are as environmentally friendly as they would have you believe. Called Rio+20, the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development, the gathering didn’t accomplish much of anything. Not all “natural” products are natural. One example makes my point.
Verizon selects 12 Internet of Things startups that may change your world
SEPTEMBER 25, 2015
After having a hydroponic farm at school (thanks to NGOs like Harlem Grown ), the kid and families started to eat fresh greens every day.
New Report: What Will the Urban Century Mean for Nature?
Nature Conservancy - Science
OCTOBER 7, 2013
For instance, although it’s surrounded by Cape Town, South Africa’s Table Mountain National Park houses extraordinarily rich biodiversity.
Over Polluted Qatar Hosts UN Climate Conference
NOVEMBER 8, 2012
Forward-thinking Qatar, with its vast financial resources, is in a unique position to capitalize on the green economic revolution.
Venomous Irukandji Jellyfish Kills Eco Bloggers
JUNE 2, 2013
Green Prophet recently reported about alarming surges in jellyfish populations in the Mediterranean Sea. Odd timing. So terribly sad.
Aircraft Emissions: Um, Stewardess, Got An Aspirin?
DECEMBER 19, 2011
There’s massive growth in developing nations and their airports balloon to meet demand. Where does this sit on the global green agenda?
UN: Innovation needed to feed people of the future
JULY 1, 2015
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So what did COP21 conclude?
DECEMBER 13, 2015
Green Prophet’s read the 31-page agreement and we urge you to do the same. grams of CO2). What’s it boil down to? Watch this space.