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New bill on the way as Georgia ranks 50th by air pollution caused deaths

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The FINANCIAL — As part of the Parliamentary Platform for Sustainable Transport, the Environmental Protection and Natural Resources Committee held the first working meeting which was composed of the Committee Chair Nino Tsilosani, representative of partner NGOs and experts. Committee held the meeting with the civil organizations and NGOs to discuss the bill on Environmental Responsibility. According to Tsilosani positions and recommendations of the environmental protectors are important for the Committee to be shared in the bill. Studies have shown that Georgia ranks 50th in the world in the relative number of deaths caused by air pollution. According to the data…

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New bill on the way as Georgia ranks 50th by air pollution caused deaths

7 mins read

The FINANCIAL — As part of the Parliamentary Platform for Sustainable Transport, the Environmental Protection and Natural Resources Committee held the first working meeting which was composed of the Committee Chair Nino Tsilosani, representative of partner NGOs and experts. Committee held the meeting with the civil organizations and NGOs to discuss the bill on Environmental Responsibility.…

Great Barrier Reef shows signs of another major bleaching

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The FINANCIAL — Australia’s Great Barrier Reef is showing signs of heat stress in several coral regions, increasing the chances of another major bleaching event. The iconic reef, which runs 2,300 kilometres down Australia’s north eastern coast has only just begun to recover after being heavily hit by two consecutive years of coral bleaching in…