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Launching Synchronicity Earth USA

Synchronicity Earth (SE) USA was created to support the work of Synchronicity Earth (a charity registered in England and Wales), which develops and funds programmes to address overlooked and underfunded conservation challenges for globally threatened species and ecosystems. The co-founder of Synchronicity Earth, Jessica Sweidan, is the founder of SE USA and Chair of [...]

By |2018-10-02T11:48:29+00:00October 2nd, 2018|Creating Awareness, Ecosystems, Events, Freshwater, Ocean, Oceans, Philanthropy|Comments Off on Launching Synchronicity Earth USA

Deep Trouble

Oliver Tickell meets a marine biologist with tales of woe and wonder from the sea Professor Alex Rogers It was in 2015 that oceans researcher and campaigner Alex Rogers first experienced the full visual impact of ocean plastic pollution. “I was diving in Honduras in 2015 at Utila in the Bay Islands [...]

By |2018-09-07T15:28:57+00:00September 7th, 2018|Interviews, Ocean, Oceans|Comments Off on Deep Trouble

Re-imagining Philanthropy

An uncharitable view of the charitable sector is that it is unprofessional and ineffective. According to this perspective, if charities only acted like businesses, they would have a greater impact. In the latest issue of Philanthropy Impact magazine, Synchronicity Earth's Executive Director, Laura Miller, and Head of Due Diligence and Risk, Michele Sanders ask whether [...]

By |2018-08-31T16:53:13+00:00December 14th, 2016|Collaboration, Finance, Philanthropy|0 Comments

A Clash of Visions Over the Congo River and Africa’s Biggest Dam Scheme

By Rudo Sanyanga  A native of Zimbabwe, Rudo holds a PhD in Aquatic Systems Ecology from Stockholm University. She is the Africa Program Director of International Rivers and is based in Pretoria. This article was first published here. It’s been three years since the governments of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and South Africa signed [...]

By |2018-08-31T16:36:20+00:00May 19th, 2016|Congo Basin, Dams, Forests|0 Comments

False Solutions? 3 Ways To Evaluate Grand Climate Proposals

This article first appeared in Patterns of Meaning on the 22nd March 2016. Jeremy Lent is an author whose writings investigate the patterns of thought that have led our civilization to its current crisis of sustainability. His science fiction novel about genetic engineering, Requiem of the Human Soul, was published in 2009. His recent work, The [...]

By |2018-08-31T16:39:28+00:00March 22nd, 2016|Climate, In-Depth, Sustainable Living, Threats|0 Comments

Surreal Spring: The Cognitive Dissonance of Our Climate Emergency

By Jeremy Lent This article first appeared in Patterns of Meaning on the 16th February 2016. Jeremy Lent is an author whose writings investigate the patterns of thought that have led our civilization to its current crisis of sustainability. His science fiction novel about genetic engineering, Requiem of the Human Soul, was published in 2009. His [...]

By |2018-08-31T16:17:29+00:00February 22nd, 2016|Climate, In-Depth, Sustainable Living|0 Comments

Gwilt and Shadowtime: A New Language for the Anthropocene

By Jeremy Lent This article first appeared in Patterns of Meaning on the 29th January 2016. Jeremy Lent is an author whose writings investigate the patterns of thought that have led our civilization to its current crisis of sustainability. His science fiction novel about genetic engineering,