Tag Archives: biodiversity crisis

Saving biodiversity

Saving biodiversity

Connect and respect In Portugal, at least until the generation of our grand parents, it was usual that when people were eating and by accident droped a piece of bread to the floor, they had to kiss it and eat it after. That kiss meant full respect… Read more

Citation

Citation

Before we open up an area for development, we must sit down and analyse the capacity of the land and other resources we really have. Why? Because it is the ecosystem, not the economic system, that should be the main consideration. – Elim… Read more

Trondheim: A realistic or idealistic biodiversity “target”?

Trondheim: A realistic or idealistic biodiversity “target”?

Recent echoes on the on-going discussions about setting a new target for Biodiversity in 2020, make us think the question seems to be if the target must be either realistic or something more close to the ideal we want to achieve. Indeed a… Read more

Do you speak biodiversitish?

Do you speak biodiversitish?

It seems to me that in all  recent meetings where I’ve been, the issue of communicating biodiversity  is present. In Liège Governmental Conference “Biodiversity in Europe”,  in Brussels’ “Biodiversity Research Conference”; in… Read more