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40 percent of Swiss prepared to fly less to spare the environment

Surveyors asked 1,000 people in Switzerland aged from 16 to 74 about their flying habits across both French- and German-speaking Switzerland. 27% said they have already avoided flights over the last two years for environmental reasons. Switzerland’s residents are big air travelers, flying three times as often as the average ...

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Botswana Lifts Ban on Hunting, Could Issue 400 Licenses

Botswana Lifts Ban on Hunting, Could Issue 400 Licenses

Citing increased human-wildlife conflicts and deaths after a five-year ban on elephant hunting, the African country of Botswana is now reinstating the practice. Home to the largest population of elephants in Africa, Botswana says their herds have been exploding in size, growing from 50,000 in 1991 to more than 130,000 ...

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Finland, Norway and Russia work closely on the Kolarctic project

Finland, Norway and Russia work closely on the Kolarctic project

National parks and wild nature reserves constitute the specially protected areas. More than 10 years ago, these territories were part of the Pasvik-Inari tripartite transboundary natural park, within which Pasvik is a strictly protected Russian nature reserve.  Despite years of cooperation and special attention towards nature, rivers and their catchment ...

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The silent revolution

The silent revolution

Imagine a world in which practically everyone works in jobs that are helping to transform the global economy, and bring about a world where business can thrive and the ne of the most vulnerable people are met.  For the UN, these “green jobs,” play an important role in realising the vision of ...

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This Start-up is Depending on the Pillars of Environment, Social and Governance to Disrupt Hospitality Industry

This Start-up is Depending on the Pillars of Environment, Social and Governance to Disrupt Hospitality Industry

You’re reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media. The hospitality sector is a billion-dollar market throughout the globe and an equally paramount market in India. Moreover, hospitality or the service industry is a sector which has been always at an advantage, knowing how robust the Indian tourism ecosystem is. ...

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