Category Archives: Green

Maldives Vows To Be First Carbon-Neutral Nation…

The Maldives will shift entirely to renewable energy over the next decade to become the first carbon-neutral nation and fight climate change that threatens the low-lying archipelago’s existence, the president said on Sunday. President Mohamed Nasheed said the Indian Ocean … Continue reading

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Climate change drives Maldives to buy land

The Maldives will divert cash from tourism, to buy land in case rising sea levels submerge its low-lying coral islands, the vice-president-elect said. Mohamed Waheed Hassan Manik said the “worst-case scenario due to sea level rise would be that some … Continue reading

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Glamping in West Java ~ exploring nature with all the creature comforts

When holidays arrive, many urbanites dream of escaping the concrete jungle and getting back to nature. For those sick of city life, the perfect escape involves lots of fresh air and some adrenalin-pumping outdoor fun. Well, now you can enjoy … Continue reading

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Eco Bali ~ The Mission for a Greener Bali

For several years, waste has been a major problem in Bali and with a lacking waste disposal system in place and a spiraling rise in the population, the streets have never looked worse. Realising that we are all on the … Continue reading

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The Goldman Environmental Prize 2009 for Yuyun Ismawati, BaliFokus ~ 2 of 2

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Educating the Masses about Global Warming

By Dian Hasan | May 28, 2009 When we talk about Global Warming, what it really means is a shrinking habitat for some of the earth’s species. As what Polar Bears are experiencing when there’s less icy terrain to call … Continue reading

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