Climate Change & Global Warming
Goumbook celebrates Eid Al Fitr by giving 10,000 Ghaf trees to the local community
Unique Eid Al Fitr initiative is part of the “Give a Ghaf” Tree Planting Program Active since 2011, “Give a Ghaf” raises awareness about the UAE National tree, the Living Desert & water conservation. All UAE land owners are invited to apply online for free trees: Ghaf trees consume very little water, enrich the soil, […]
Updated: 19 June, 2017
Giving up beef can reduce carbon footprint more than cars!
Beef’s environmental impact dwarfs that of other meat including chicken and pork, new research reveals, with one expert saying that eating less red meat would be a better way for people to cut carbon emissions than giving up their cars.
Updated: 12 September, 2016
The 12 Questions Every Climate Activist Hears (and What to Answer)
We’ve all been there. Maybe you’re at an office holiday party and your coworkers are enjoying the eggnog a little too much. Before you know it, the questions about our climate begin. Or maybe you’re at a family dinner and your brother-in-law asks, “But if there’s a snow storm outside, can the climate really be […]
Updated: 04 March, 2016
Ragheb Alamah to discuss Climate Change
SHARJAH, UAE: Arab superstar Ragheb Alamah, head of the judging panel of Arab Idol and United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) Goodwill Ambassador, has confirmed his attendance as one of the prestigious keynote speakers at the Forum for Environmental Change this October. Under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Dr. Sultan Bin Mohammed Al Qassimi, Member […]
Updated: 11 September, 2013
‘We’re trying to buy time for the world to wake up’ – Jeremy Grantham
You’ve probably never heard of him, and for years Jeremy Grantham liked it that way. But now the man who made billions by predicting every recent financial crisis is speaking out. One icy morning in February, a train pulled into Washington DC. It was loaded with environmentalists planning to handcuff themselves to the gates […]
Updated: 30 April, 2013