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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Chayley Collis, from Huddersfield Friends of the Earth, said: "Fracking is clearly incompatible with the global Paris climate commitment.
Earlier this week giant Friends of the Earth bees visited a Homebase store in south London, to urge the firm to act, pointing out that nine of the leading ten garden centres and retailers had already committed to telling plant suppliers not to use the chemicals.
Friends Of The Earth Europe director Magda Stoczkiewicz said: "Standing in solidarity with the local people of Woodburn, who are fighting to protect their water, their forest and our climate.
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.
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.
Europe must urgently tackle its over-use of the world's land," Friends of the Earth Europe said in a statement.
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.

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