Economics for the Earth Blog

What would Robin Hood say?

Jun. 15, 2011 / Posted by: Karen Orenstein / Categories: Blog, Economics for the Earth

This blog post is one of a series of updates from Friends of the Earth representatives at the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change in Bonn, Germany. By Asad Rehman, Friends of the Earth England, Wales and Northern Ireland June 1...

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A gap in more than just ideas

Jun. 10, 2011 / Posted by: Karen Orenstein / Categories: Blog, Economics for the Earth

This blog post is one of a series of updates from Friends of the Earth representatives at the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change in Bonn, Germany. By Pascoe Sabido, Friends of the Earth England, Wales and Northern Ireland June...

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World Bank Day of Action

Feb. 28, 2011 / Posted by: Karen Orenstein / Categories: Blog, Economics for the Earth

At a World Bank Day of Action protest in Paris, Friends of the Earth France demands, "Free us from fossil fuels!" More pictures here. The climate crisis, driven overwhelmingly by fossil fuels, poses an incredibly serious threat to poor countries....

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