Synchronicity Earth

Synchronicity Earth is a charitable foundation with an ambitious vision: a sustainable planet that values the interconnectivity and interdependence of all living things.

Pages tagged with “pollution”

  • The UN, the High Seas, and an agreement to (perhaps) develop policy

    Last Friday, the world's governments resolved to look into the possibility of developing a legal agreement to protect the high seas - the 75% of the ocean that lie beyond national jurisdiction. So far so good - except that the meeting giving rise to this resolution was held behind closed doors, excluding civil society bodies and pointing to a worrying…

  • Freshwater

    Freshwater is paramount to all life on Earth, providing food, hydration, sanitation, nutrient-cycling, carbon-storage and climate regulation. Freshwater ecosystems cover less than one per cent of the earth’s surface, yet are home to up to 50 per cent of all fish species. Despite their importance, freshwater biodiversity is currently low down on environmental priorities and as such receives little funding…

  • Oceans

    Oceans make up our biggest ecosystem, covering over 70 per cent of our planet. They provide many millions of people with food and livelihoods, buffer coastal communities against storms and the impacts of climate change, and produce more than half of the oxygen in the atmosphere. The seas are also home to a huge array of life, from deep-diving giants…