April 1, 2014
While the rest of the world is hopefully waking up to the threat of global warming, our guests can at least feel that they are doing their bit while staying with us…………
Asia BackPackers are the first Hostel chain in the world to be certified Carbon Neutral…
On the 30th March 2014 in Yokohama, Japan, a group of scientists and representatives of more than 120 governments will issue its fifth (and perhaps final) comprehensive scientific assessment of what scientists now know about climate change. Its central conclusion will be certain and unequivocal — human beings are altering the climate, with impacts starting to occur now.
The hope is that this report will, if not quash those that doubt the existence or that except the consequences of Global warming, it will at least demonstrate once and for all that their rhetoric is without merit and that the suggestion that we wait and do nothing is not an option.
To show how Global Warming is already changing the planet read http://www.livescience.com/23026-global-warming-changing-world.html
To learn more on the IPPC
More facts read http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Climate_change
To read what steps we are already taking see our Posts: