Effects of Climate change on our Health and Wellbeing

Effects of Climate change on our Health and Wellbeing

Weather and climate play a significant role in people’s health. Changes in global climate can affect the weather of a given area, changing the patterns and weather conditions to which people are used to. This can affect their health, immune system, and put on an extra stress on their physical conditions. People with existing health conditions, elderly and children are most vulnerable to unstable weather patterns and extreme heat and cold. Weather also affects crop yields and livestock growth, food production, and storage of food.

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Latest Trends in Eco-Business – Shift Towards Sustainability

Latest Trends in Eco-Business – Shift Towards Sustainability

Climate change is one of the biggest challenges that we’re facing today. Businesses around the world also recognize this. Tacking this problem also gives them one of the biggest economic opportunities. Climate change can cause damage to facilities, disrupt supply chains, jeopardize our supply of natural resources and our basic necessities such as food and water, if we do not check and balance the factors that are impacting the globe negatively. This will put the economy and future of marketplace into uncertainty, and risk. Companies around the world are already finding new ways to minimize global impacts and reduce this risk.

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Sustainability & Ecological Footprint – How We Impact the Globe

Sustainability & Ecological Footprint – How We Impact the Globe

Most of us know or have an idea of what sustainability means theoretically, but do we always practice sustainability in our daily lifestyle? It just takes a few adjustments in our day to make a shift towards sustainability and reduce our ecological footprints on the globe. We will discuss here what we mean by ecological footprint, and acting responsibly in our daily lives to progress towards a sustainable future. We cannot blame the government or corporations, when corporations and government organizations are here to serve individuals. There is a whole lot we can do to influence how we are governed or how corporations operate. Our future is designed, equipped and governed by the ideas of every one of us, and empowered by the choices that we make in our everyday lives and through our lifestyles.

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The Truth about Sea Level Rise – How Much is it Rising?

The Truth about Sea Level Rise – How Much is it Rising?

One of the consequences of rapid global warming is the rise in sea levels around the globe. As the climate of the world gets warmer, the polar icecaps have begun to melt, increasing the volume of water in the oceans. The warm sea water has also been expanding due to the increased heat, making the sea level rise even faster. Over the past century, sea levels have been rising at an accelerated rate. There has been an extremely unusual rise in the sea levels, of about a 20cm (7.8 inches) in the past century, which, according to theguardian.com, “is unmatched by any period in the past 6,000 years.” Records also show that the sea level has been steadily rising at a rate of 0.04 to 0.12 inches per year since 1900. (NOAA,)

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Understanding Sustainable Economics and the Future

Understanding Sustainable Economics and the Future

Economics and ecology are two disciplines that basically talk about the same problems from two different angles, in a slightly different way. In this website, we have tried to talk about all different topics that influence economy and ecology. We have also been talking about how these two fields are inter-connected and related. We will be writing more on the relationship of these two disciplines to show you how they relate to each other and what are the thing that they have in common. In general, it will help us to understand what the goals of these two disciplines are and how sustainability ties into it.

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