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Guernsey’s Women’s Development Forum discusses how to get more women to stand for election in 2016

December 4th, 2012 by Womens Development Forum

More than 70 female professionals gathered together at the Les Cotils in November 2012 to discuss issues facing women in Guernsey’s States of Deliberation at the Women’s Development Forum’s ‘Vote for Change’ Seminar. Amongst those in attendance were Deputy Michelle Le Clerc, Deputy Heidi Soulsby, Former Deputy Jane Stephens and Deputy Paul Luxon, Minister of […]

Biggest barrier to tackling climate change threat is collective and individual failure of political will

November 25th, 2012 by WWF

Governments are falling far short of their commitment to keep global average temperature rise below the accepted 2°C goal, putting the world on the brink of climate catastrophe. The UN Environment Program’s Emissions Gap Report 2012 identifies a huge gap between current pledges to cut polluting greenhouse gas emissions for 2020 and the benchmark of […]

Earth Hour message from the UK Prime Minister David Cameron

March 21st, 2011 by Prime Minister David Cameron

“I am delighted to send my very best to the WWF and this year’s Earth Hour.  At the heart of this initiative is one simple and yet profound idea – sharing responsibility holds the key to fighting climate change. Yes, of course, international co-operation and government action have vital roles to play.