Climate emergency is Oxford word of the year 2019

Climate Emergency is 2019 Oxford Dictionary word of the year

The 2019 Oxford Word of the Year is CLIMATE EMERGENCY. Climate emergency is defined as: a situation in which urgent action is required to reduce or halt climate change and avoid potentially irreversible environmental damage resulting from it, says Oxford Dictionary. The Oxford Word of the Year is a word or expression that is said to show, through usage evidence, a reflection of the ethos, mood, … Continue reading Climate Emergency is 2019 Oxford Dictionary word of the year

#ClimateStrike the South African way

Thousands of South Africans took to the streets on Friday September 20, 2019 as part of the global climate strikes, which took place across 150 countries and saw over four-million people worldwide calling for climate action. Organised by the African Climate Alliance (ACA) in Cape Town, the organisation led a march to the Parliament of South Africa, where they handed over a memorandum for the … Continue reading #ClimateStrike the South African way

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Overcoming eco-anxiety

That hopeless feeling of despair you sometimes get just thinking about the extent of change that is required to save us from environmental ruin, and how little seems to be happening to improve all life on the planet… It’s a thing. The overwhelming feeling of not knowing where to start to make the biggest or best difference, or feeling like your small individual actions won’t … Continue reading Overcoming eco-anxiety