Friends of the Earth


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Friends of the Earth

n
(Environmental Science) (functioning as singular or plural) an organization of environmentalists and conservationists whose aim is to promote the sustainable use of the earth's resources. Abbreviations: FoE or FOE
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Michelle Atkinson from Huddersfield Friends of the Earth, said: "The Planet Festival aimed to be a fun and family-friendly afternoon, but with a serious message.
Taking place today and on February 25, the #GiveMe5 event aims to inspire support for community-focused charities like Birmingham Friends of the Earth, by doubling one thousand PS5 donations made throughout each day.
As well as encouraging councils to create beefriendly spaces in our town and cities, North Tyneside Friends of the Earth are looking forward to the release of the improved National Pollinator Strategy to help bees.
Today's hearing reinforced the findings from a report released yesterday by Friends of the Earth, called " Follow the Honey: 7 ways pesticide companies are spinning the bee crisis to protect profits.
Director of Friends of the Earth Cymru, Gareth Clubb, said: "The purpose of the consultation process is to ensure that environmental concerns are properly taken into account.
Dr Richard Dixon, director of Friends of the Earth in Scotland, is the most senior figure on the list.
Members of Friends of the Earth spoke about the importance of extending the Kyoto Protocol and why countries must be pushed to sign up to the next stage.
Friends of the Earth wrote to Climate Change Minister Greg Barker warning that unless the Government agreed to amend its proposals by 4pm on Friday, November 11, it would commence court proceedings.
Friends of the Earth campaigner Liz Hutchins said more MPs needed to follow Ms Onwurah's example.
Friends Of The Earth is supporting Rob Flello MP's Sustainable Livestock Bill and is campaigning for MPs to vote for it in Parliament on Friday November 12.
SOURCES: Friends of the Earth Haiti ; Doctors Without Borders; Partners In Health; The International Committee of the Red Cross.
Dr Michael Warhurst from Friends of the Earth said the UK was lagging "woefully" behind much of Europe on recycling.

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