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Welcome to WWF's global network

Welcome to WWF's global network
Our mission is to build a future in which people live in harmony with nature. From our experience as the world's leading independent conservation body, we know that the well-being of people, wildlife and the environment are closely linked. That's why we take an integrated approach to our work. We're striving to safeguard the natural world, helping people live more sustainably and take action against climate change. We spend a lot of time working with communities, with politicans and with businesses to find solutions so people and nature can thrive. Our projects are innovative, collaborative and based on scientific evidence.

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Nuclear Greenpeace has always fought - and will continue to fight - vigorously against nuclear power because it is an unacceptable risk to the environment and to humanity. The only solution is to halt the expansion of all nuclear power, and for the shutdown of existing plants. Nastya, from Belarus was only three years old when she was diagnosed with cancer of the uterus and lungs.

Blog Climats TV5 Monde Nous publions ici une note rédigée par Olivier Talagrand, un chercheur du Laboratoire de Météorologie Dynamique / IPSL, en réponse à un article d'Henri Atlan paru dans le journal "Le Monde" Réponse à Henri Atlan. Dans son article intitulé La religion de la catastrophe, publié dans Le Monde daté des 28 et 29 mars, Henri Atlan décrit dans les termes suivants les ‘modèles’ utilisés par les climatologues : ‘Il y a un problème de crédibilité des modèles de changements climatiques et des prédictions qui en sont déduites. Ces modèles concernent en effet un domaine - le climat - où le nombre de données disponibles est petit par rapport au nombre de variables qui sont prises en compte dans leur construction, sans parler des variables encore inconnues.

Climate talks stall with nations 'wasting time' 25 May 2012Last updated at 14:53 ET By Richard Black Environment correspondent, BBC News The US was accused of being in a "coalition of the unwilling", along with other oil-fuelled states The latest round of UN climate talks has made little progress, observers say. The meeting in Bonn, Germany saw angry exchanges between rich nations, fast-industrialising ones and those prone to climate impacts. Conferencia Mundial sobre el Clima Comunicado de la Conferencia Siga la Conferencia Siga la Conferencia donde quiera que esté: vea las sesiones plenarias, escuche las declaraciones y lea los resúmenes. Más información Programa Consulte el programa detallado, los libros blancos y los oradores, y realice búsquedas por reunión.

Pro Natura RealClimate by Eric Steig Along with various Seattle business and community leaders, city planners and politicians, a large group of scientists from the University of Washington got a chance to preview the new film, An Inconvenient Truth, last week. The film is about Al Gore’s efforts to educate the public about global warming, with the goal of creating the political will necessary for the United States to take the lead in efforts to lower global carbon emissions. It is an inspiring film, and is decidedly non-partisan in its outlook (though there are a few subtle references to the Bush administration’s lack of leadership on this and other environmental issues). Since Gore is rumored to be a fan of RealClimate, we thought it appropriate to give our first impressions. Much of the footage in Inconvenient Truth is of Al Gore giving a slideshow on the science of global warming.

BBC Nature - UK butterflies continue to decline 1 June 2012Last updated at 02:45 By Victoria Gill BBC Nature The population of the once-common small tortoiseshell fell by 25% in three years The British butterfly population is continuing a marked downward trend. This is according to a national survey which revealed that numbers of the insects fell by more than 20% between 2010 and 2011. The results, announced by the charity Butterfly Conservation, appear to contrast with a recent study revealing a boom in numbers of rare UK species. IPCC - Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change FOUR PAWS - International Animal Charity

RealClimate Avice for climate blogger Congratulations! You have taken the first step towards attempting to communicate your expertise and thoughts to the wider world, which remains poorly served by its traditional sources of information when it comes to complex societally relevant issues like climate change. Your aim to clarify the science (or policy options or ethical considerations or simply to explain your views) is a noble endeavor and we wish you luck and wide readership. But do be aware that you are dipping your blog into sometimes treacherous waters.

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