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Compensation

That is what Earth Institute director and economist Jeffrey Sachs calls aid for regions that are suffering from climate change although they had nothing to do with it. Right he is. Here an interesting article I read today on our attempts … Continue reading

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Fundamental Challenges of Humanitarian Aid

Today I read an article on the situation in Haiti two years after the devastating earthquake that killed over 300,000 people, injured as many and left one million homeless. It was frustrating to read how innumerable official and unofficial NGOs … Continue reading

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REDUCE, RE-USE, RE-CYCLE.

Our organic food supplier WILD Organics discussed the topic of “packaging” in their latest newsletter. It is often difficult to judge these days which choice is the best one to make for our planet. Obvious is “the less the better”; … Continue reading

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