Monica Evans

ABOUT THE WRITER

Monica Evans is a writer and community development practitioner based in Aotearoa New Zealand. Since completing her Masters in Development Studies in 2010, she has worked on environmental and community development projects in New Zealand, the Pacific and Latin America. She's particularly passionate about participation, creativity and wellbeing, and has a keen interest in ecology and sustainability. She lives on New Zealand's West Coast, where she teaches dance, grows vegetables and tends to her pet alpacas.

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Ghanaian star Joselyn Dumas tackles taboos and children’s rights
5 Jun 2019

In between TV shows, campaigning for social and environmental justice

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In an era of mass extinction, who decides which species to save – and how?
22 May 2019

Lessons for International Day for Biological Diversity

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How political territories can boost sustainable business
10 May 2019

Insights from Mars Wrigley Confectionery on the jurisdictional approach

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22 years after the Kyoto Protocol, climate change expert is highly optimistic
10 May 2019

Insights from IPCC special report co-author Markku Kanninen

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Kyoto since the Protocol
9 May 2019

Revisiting an important waypoint in the story of climate change

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6 grassroots environmentalists you should know
7 May 2019

Meet the winners of 2019’s ‘Green Nobel Prize’

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We’re on the brink of massive extinction, landmark biodiversity report says
6 May 2019

1 million species at risk due to human activity

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Hardest hit by climate change, but triumphing over it
29 Apr 2019

Former Irish president Mary Robinson uses true protagonists to show why everyone must cling to hope

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Wetlands dial up carbon storage as sea levels rise
27 Apr 2019

Study shows the unassuming ecosystems are even more important for climate change mitigation than previously thought

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Wetlands worth an estimated USD 47 trillion a year
27 Apr 2019

Study shows the unassuming ecosystems are even more important for climate change mitigation than previously thought

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Coming soon: Fateful update on the state of nature
17 Apr 2019

A preview of landmark report on biodiversity and ecosystems, releasing 6 May

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How 18 countries are kicking the carbon habit
3 Apr 2019

Study finds two main tactics are key

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Saving the rare hihi bird by hearing its happy call
1 Mar 2019

New audio technology monitors the nearly extinct species – and their landscapes

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How lab-made fashion is changing landscapes
28 Feb 2019

Looking into the future of fabric

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How to wash your clothes
28 Feb 2019

9 tips for clean, green laundry

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