The planet is our home; we need to be more responsible. Here's what I do.
This post has many great ideas all in one place. Very inspiring!
At the beginning of this week, the IPCC issued its latest report on climate change. There is now overwhelming scientific evidence that human beings are having a significant effect on the earth’s climate as a result of various greenhouse gasses. We can all expect the effects to become more noticeable over time. What are we to do? The key is reducing our use of fossil fuels (and thus greenhouse gas emissions) and this is something that we can all contribute to.
Chris Field, co-chair of the IPCC working group says this:
We definitely face challenges, but understanding those challenges and tackling them creatively can make climate-change adaptation an important way to help build a more vibrant world in the near-term and beyond.
And that’s what we need to do, to be creative and to understand that we can each take a little bit of responsibility and make a difference…
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