The human species has always interacted with the environment and has modified it, environmental problems are not new. However, what makes the current situation particularly worrying is the acceleration of these changes, their massive nature and the universality of their consequences. Environmental problems no longer appear as independent of each other, but rather constitute elements that are related to each other, configuring a reality different from the simple accumulation of all of them. For this reason, today we can talk about something more than simple environmental problems, we are facing a real environmental crisis and the severity of the crisis is manifested in its global nature.
At GBM, on the watch to generating a beneficial impact both on local communities and on the progress of the initiative, a sustainable development plan was established. In its first stage, the recognition of the territory and surrounding communities was carried out.
Green bonds are credit instruments issued by public or private entities. The main difference compared to other marketable securities is that the funds are used exclusively to finance or refinance, in part or in full, environmental projects, whether new or existing. Initiatives of this type can advocate for social causes.
The interest in reducing the environmental impact goes hand in hand with the popularity of the concept of carbon footprint. However, not everyone knows its meaning. The carbon footprint is a measure that identifies the amount of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions that are generated by human action and the economic activity carried out by companies.
State of emergency in northern Argentina: fires that threaten the preservation of the Yaboti Natural Reserve
High temperatures and extreme droughts resulted in fires in different areas of northern Argentina. This alarming situation has consumed 100 hectares of misionera jungle, therefore it is imperative to put out the fire before it spreads uncontrollably.