Matterhorn Glacier Paradise, Switzerland

News articles regarding the Amazon and our cause.

21 Aug, 2019

“I want you to act as you would in a crisis. I want you to act as if our house is on fire. Because it is.” - Greta Thunberg, 2019

Find the entire article here: "Don’t wait for the smoke to clear | Take action to stop rainforest burning now"

21 Aug, 2019
"Brazil's Amazon rainforest has seen a record number of fires this year, according to new data from the country's space research agency."

The Amazon represents over half of the planet's remaining rainforests and comprises the largest and most biodiverse tract of tropical rainforest in the world. An estimated 390bn individual trees divided into 16,000 species have their home in the forest. The rainforest has been in existence for at least 55 million years. One in ten known species in the world lives in the Amazon rainforest: This constitutes the largest collection of living plants and animal species in the world.

Find the entire article here: "Amazon fires: Record number burning in Brazil rainforest - space agency"

25 Jul, 2019

The fact that the Matterhorn in Switzerland has been enduring the consequence of climate change a long some time now is a sad truth. As climate change develops and worsens, so do the state of many summits in mountain-rich destinations known for their beauty and grandeur. In regards to the Matterhorn it is difficult to comprehend that something so ancient is losing its power and very foundation as the permafrost, holding the peak together, is affected and thawing as we speak.

Find the entire article here: "Matterhorn is melting as climate change defaces Swiss Alps"

22 Jul, 2019
Find the entire article here: "Deforestation in Brazil has rocketed since Bolsonaro became president"

2 Jan, 2019

"As we reflect on a year of extreme weather and ominous climate talks, Guardian environment writer Fiona Harvey explains why 2019 could see some much-needed breakthroughs"

Find the entire article here: "Momentum is growing: reasons to be hopeful about the environment in 2019"