Meat, Methane and Global Warming

The meat industry is heavily responsible for global warming, according to a recent study by the Institute for Agriculture and Trade Policy (IATP) and the environmental organisation Grain. The emissions of the animals in the form of methane, as well as the production of the meat are the key factors  contributing to the massive greenhouse gas emissions from the meat industry.   ... →

World Council of Churches advises its members to refrain from fossil fuel investments

Climate change is a concept that over the past few years has become an international concern and now seems to have gained popularity amongst church representatives. Last week, the World Council of Churches, officially responsible for more than 550 million Christians in over 110 countries, asked its members to take a more socially responsible approach when investing money, requesting its associates to especially refrain from financially supporting companies, which by burning fossil fuels contribute to an increase in the global CO2 emissions.   ... →