Gaura Devi and Sudesha Devi are two women activists who led a movement in the 1970s to hug trees and protect them from loggers, thus preventing them from destroying the forest. What was this movement called?
In 2017, the Ganga River sent 120,000 tons of plastic into the ocean🌊which is the second-most in the world. Plastic pollution is becoming a problem because it can last up to hundreds of years. Why does plastic last so long?
One reason that it’s important to slow down climate change is that it affects our access to the natural resource we need, such as water. Currently, India has 17% of the world’s population and __________ of the world’s fresh water supply. 🏞
Standing up for the environment can sometimes be tough and takes a whole community to advocate for it. But it always starts with one person. For instance, what do you think the campaign ‘Narmada Bachao Andolan’ was about? 🗣
Take a look at the picture. It’s a satellite image showing how we went from having lots of aerosols in our air in 2016 to much less now since Corona lockdown (March 25, 2020). What could be the reason behind this drop? 📉
If we can stay under a 1.5 degree Celcius 🌡increase in temperature across the world, compared to what the temperature was in the 1900s, we can limit the damage. What will we avoid IF we limit the increase of global temperature to 1.5 °C?