Celebrating World Water Day: Leave No One Behind
The motto for 2019’s #WorldWaterDay is “#LeaveNoOneBehind”.
UN human rights experts applaud children fighting climate change
UN experts on children’s rights, human rights defenders and human rights and the environment today lauded the Human Rights Council’s adoption of a resolution calling upon States “to provide a safe and empowering context for initiatives organized by young people and children to defend human rights relating to the environment.”
Climate challenges call for just climate solutions
The 2019 Global Resources Outlook Report by UN Environment and the International Resource Panel significantly updates our understanding of climate challenges.
Breaking down the barriers between environment, security, and peace
A new massive open online course on Environmental Security starting on February 11.
One Earth Climate Model
It’s possible to stay below the threshold of 1.5˚C in global temperature rise, addressing the climate crisis through three pillars of action.
Jaguar conservation goes global
A new international roadmap aims to save Latin America’s iconic feline.
Announcing a tech breakthrough to save elephants and lions and much more
LDF is proud to announce the release of a new potentially game-changing technology, TrailGuard AI. Built in collaboration with our grantee RESOLVE and Intel, TrailGuard AI takes advantage of advances in artificial intelligence to stop poachers before they kill
Eavesdrop on forest sounds to effectively monitor biodiversity, researchers say
Recording and analyzing forest soundscapes can be an effective way of monitoring changes in animal communities in tropical forests and human presence, researchers say in a new commentary published in Science.
While California burns U.S. insurance companies continue to finance coal & climate destruction
U.S. insurance companies are fueling global warming by propping up fossil fuels.
Juliana v. United States moves forward, again
The United States Supreme Court denied the Trump administration’s application for stay in the landmark constitutional climate lawsuit, Juliana v. United States.
U.S. household food purchasing a major source of greenhouse gas emissions
The urgent problem of climate change requires that we all find ways to reduce the greenhouse gas emissions we generate in our daily lives, and that could start with changing what we eat.
LDF Executive Director Justin Winters introduces One Earth at Bioneers
One Earth, an initiative of the Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation, has developed a bold, new plan to avert a climate crisis and protect our biosphere. Justin Winters explains the three OE goals humanity needs to achieve by 2050.