Inflation Reduction Act

Image: Great Seal of the USA (Some rights reserved) Inflation Reduction Act = Key Linkscongress.gov/bill/117th-congress/house-bill/5376 HeadlinesOne winner from Biden’s climate bill: GOP governors who hate itWith the Inflation Reduction Act, the US brings climate goals within reach – VergeWhat could the Inflation Reduction Act mean for you? Press Releaseshttps://www.whitehouse.gov/wp-content/uploads/2022/08/OMB-Analysis-Inflation-Reduction-Act.pdf Videos Victory for parks! Congress passes …

Heritage Week in Ireland 2022

Logo Ireland hosts the annual National Heritage Week August 13-21, 2022. Hashtag: #HeritageWeek Key Linksheritageweek.ieProjectsFacebook [email protected] Translating: National Heritage WeekGaeilge: Seachtain Náisiúnta na hOidhreachta Embedded Tweets Gaeilge Beidh neart imeachtaí ar siúl i nGaeilge le linn #SeachtainNahOidhreachta2022. Féach siar ar na ceardlanna do pháistí, na himeachtaí scéalaíochta agus go leor eile a bheidh ar siúl …

World Listening Day 2022

Poster (Some rights reserved) Take time to listen across borders and boundaries. July 18 is World Listening Day hosted by the World Listening Project. 2022 topic was ‘Listening across boundaries.’ Organizers encouraged audiophiles to host local, public events around the globe. Among the highlights: the curated 10-hour stream. Hashtags: #WorldListeningDay, #WLD2022 Planeta.com recaps the event …

International Day of the World’s Indigenous People 2022

Poster: Indigenous Day (Some rights reserved) The United Nations’ International Day of the World’s Indigenous People is observed each year on August 9 to promote and protect the rights of the world’s Indigenous population. This event recognizes the achievements and contributions made by Indigenous Peoples. The commemoration takes place on in recognition of the first …

Climate Justice and Problems of Scale

Illustrations generated via Craiyon This week in Pretoria, South Africa: Global Humanities Institute 2022: Climate Justice and Problems of Scale is being held at the University of Pretoria @UPTuks July 29-August 7. Hashtags: #ClimateJusticeGHI, #ClimateJustice Key Linkssites.utexas.edu/ghi/programLivestreamingScheduleRecorded [email protected]@chcinetwork Questions Is there a directory of allies working on climate issues and in particular climate justice? Who …

Guelaguetza 2022

Posters = Carteles (Some rights reserved) Guelaguetza is one of the world’s most vibrant festivals and takes place every year in Oaxaca, Mexico. The past two years have been virtual due to COVID19. 2022 becomes an in-person and hybrid event again. Dates: July 25 and August 1. = La Guelaguetza es una de las fiestas …

Get Up! Stand Up! Show Up! NAIDOC Week 2022

Poster: Ryhia Dank, 2022 National NAIDOC Poster (Used with permission) NAIDOC Week celebrations are held across Australia each July to celebrate the history, culture, and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. 2022 celebrations were held July 4-11. Hashtags: #NAIDOC2022, #NAIDOCWeek naidoc.org.au: Getting Up, Standing Up, and Showing Up can take many forms. We need to move beyond just …

29th Regular Session of the CEC Council (2022)

Event Poster This week: July 14-15, a hybrid event focusing on environmental concerns in North America hosted by the Commission for Environmental Cooperation: the 29th Regular Session of the CEC Council. Hashtag: #CEC29 Planeta.com joined via online sessions, updating a Twitter moment, and taking notes via our Events Google Doc. July 2022 Hybrid Eventcec.vfairs.comAgendaTrelloTwitter moment#CEC29 …

FIFA World Cup 2022

Logo World Cup 2022 takes place in Qatar from November 21 to December 18; 32 teams to compete in eight groups. HeadlinesThe Tragic Absurdity of Qatar’s World Cup Sportswashing – The NationAnd So Begins Our Summer Without The World Cup | DefectorBeer is giving 2022 World Cup host Qatar a headache — QuartzCall for Qatar’s …

World Environment Day 2022

Photo: m.prinke, Reindeer on the Nipfjäll (Some rights reserved) June 5 is World Environment Day and we are taking a look backward 50 years to 1972’s historic Stockholm Conference on the Human Environment and the first World Environment Day. The host country for 2022 is Sweden. Hashtags: #WorldEnvironmentDay, #DiaMundialDelMedioAmbiente, #Världsmiljödagen “We recommend celebrating World Environment …