July 1, 2022

RBC Caribbean supports conservation charities in honour of Earth Day

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PORT OF SPAIN (TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO) – April 25, 2022 — Today, RBC Financial (Caribbean) Limited (“RBC”) announced donations to eight Caribbean conservation charities in recognition of Earth Day 2022. Earth Day is a globally recognized opportunity to demonstrate support to protect and preserve the environment. In addition to the donations totaling US$4,000, RBC also […]

EARTH DAY | A NEW CHAPTER

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By Katja Schreiber, Senior Vice President, Sustainability Earth Day – An annual, global reminder to us all that we need to act boldly, innovate broadly, and implement equitably. Everyone accounted for, and everyone accountable. And the moment that here at adidas, we address some hard truths. Earth Day has been around since 1970, creating awareness for the […]

Earth Day 2022: IOC presents Carbon Action Awards to 20 sports organisations

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22 Apr 2022 – To mark Earth Day (22 April), some 20 major sporting organisations were presented with the IOC Carbon Action Awards, recognising efforts to reduce their greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. The 20 organisations, which include 12 International Federations (IFs), seven National Olympic Committees (NOCs) and the Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC), won the awards on the […]

SEAT S.A.’s 15,000 workers stop for one hour to raise awareness against climate change

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The #Project1Hour initiative, which takes place today as part of Earth Day, is part of a global project of the Volkswagen Group During this hour, employees debated how they can contribute to improving climate change and proposed individual and corporate actions for reducing CO2 emissions With this action, SEAT S.A. demonstrates its firm commitment to the […]

The Editor speaks: Earth Day

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Earth Day was last Monday (22) and we here in the Cayman Islands had the whole day to celebrate it as it was a National Holiday. No. Our government did not give us all the day off because it was Earth Day. It was the Monday after Easter. However, did you get excited and told […]

Earth Day 2019: The future, survival of these species are in significant danger

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By AShley Williams From Accuweather Humans coexist on Earth with millions of other species, but we’re also their biggest threat. Our activity on the planet – from deforestation to pollution and pesticide use – has led to the rapid and permanent disappearance of many of these creatures in what has become the greatest rate of […]

Protect endangered species from mass extinction this Earth Day

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By Brianna Lynne From Care2 Earth Day has always served as an important reminder to protect our planet. But this year — in the midst of climate change, a plastic pollution crisis and a sixth mass extinction — Earth Day seems even more important. This year, the theme of Earth Day centers on protecting species — a crucial message […]

Celebrate this Earth Day by recycling your old electronics

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By RECYCLE MY ELECTRONICS From Mashable As Earth Day approaches, many people are looking for meaningful ways to celebrate the world’s largest environmental movement. While the urgency needed to tackle these issues requires a sustained effort all year long, marking April 22 with an activity that makes a positive impact on the planet is a […]

Cayman Islands Stingray Swim Club takes part in Earth Day clean up

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Stingray Swim Club had a phenomenal turn out when 45 of its members, friends and family rolled out of bed, not for early morning training, but for this year’s Earth Day Clean Up. For the second consecutive year, Stingray participated in the event and members of all ages, and from every group within the club […]

Real estate advocates showcase sustainable communities, ecological ideas around Earth Day

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By Jim Parker From The Post and Courier Jennifer Howard was musing the other day “about how different communities embrace and promote sustainability and environmental awareness,” what with Earth Day approaching on April 22. She started thinking after visiting Summers Corner, a newer neighborhood from developer WestRock with more than 100 homes in greater Charleston’s […]