US News Richard Branson petitions UN for oceans protection

06:15  09 june  2017
06:15  09 june  2017 Source:   AFP

Children 'treated as human trash' let down by both Tusla and gardaí

  Children 'treated as human trash' let down by both Tusla and gardaí Tusla social workers are being seconded to a special Garda child protection unit in a bid to address damning criticism of a lack of co-operation between the child and family agency and gardaí. A report by the Government's Special Rapporteur on Child Protection, Dr Geoffrey Shannon, found major shortcomings in the approach to safeguarding vulnerable children by both agencies.It found continually poor and limited levels of inter-agency co-operation and co-ordination between An Garda Síochána, Tusla and other agencies.Because of this, children were "slipping through the net", he said.

Branson petitions UN for oceans protection . Life. Friday 9 June 2017 - 1:13am. — Richard Branson (@ richardbranson ) June 2, 2017. "I think this is where the American President Donald Trump was so naive.

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Richard Branson. © Rex Images Richard Branson. British entrepreneur Richard Branson handed over a petition with more than a million signatures to the UN, urging governments to protect at least 30 percent of the world's oceans by 2030.

Speaking to reporters after the first Ocean Conference convened by the United Nations, Branson reiterated his criticism of US President Donald Trump's withdrawal from the Paris climate accord, saying it didn't make sense.

"I think this is where the American President Donald Trump was so naive," Branson said.

"Clean energy can be massively cheaper than dirty energy and everybody can benefit from it.

Children 'treated as human trash' let down by both Tusla and gardaí

  Children 'treated as human trash' let down by both Tusla and gardaí Tusla social workers are being seconded to a special Garda child protection unit in a bid to address damning criticism of a lack of co-operation between the child and family agency and gardaí. A report by the Government's Special Rapporteur on Child Protection, Dr Geoffrey Shannon, found major shortcomings in the approach to safeguarding vulnerable children by both agencies.It found continually poor and limited levels of inter-agency co-operation and co-ordination between An Garda Síochána, Tusla and other agencies.Because of this, children were "slipping through the net", he said.

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"If we can manage our oceans properly and create marine reserves... within these reserves, fish can replenish."

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The petition contained 1,021,874 names.

Noting a goal to make the world carbon neutral "for our grandchildren" by 2050, Branson also drew attention to the erosion of Australia's Great Barrier Reef.

"The Great Barrier Reef is disappearing," he said.

"It is related to the sea heating up and to lose one of the biggest wonders of the world is to cry for."

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