Pressure governments, restaurants, and communities into banning Brazilian beef

Pressure governments, restaurants, and communities into banning Brazilian beef What has been happening in the Brazilian Amazionia is nauseating. I understand that it is not only about beef, but palm oil is a much more complex devil to tackle. I am disgusted that this needs to be an economic incentive, but short of recurring to violence, I just don’t know what other language these people (greedy humans) understand.I am sure this is not the place for queries, but is there a way we can create pressure for this to happen?…

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Offset your carbon footprint by funding rainforest conservation and clean cookstoves for refugees

Offset your carbon footprint by funding rainforest conservation and clean cookstoves for refugees We each can do a lot for the environment. We can stop driving, waste less, eat more plants, the list goes on. But still, it’s extremely hard to live without emitting any greenhouse gases. We need government action so that everyone can afford clean energy. But most governments (especially the U.S.) aren’t taking the action we need. This is why we made Wren. With Wren, you can offset your carbon footprint by funding projects that save rainforest,…

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Brazillian Beef

Brazillian Beef I was horrified to hear today that the EU has signed a free trade deal with Brazil to allow 99,000 tons of tariff free beef imports into the EU per year. The beef industry is directly responsible for 60-70% of Amazon deforestation and the soy grown to feed cattle accounts for a large proportion more. Besides the biodeversity loss this also makes a horric contribution to climate change. Eating Brazilian beef is directly contributing to the destruction of the Amazon and we should be sanctioning it rather than…

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