The UN Environment Program (UNEP) awarded last week the honorary title of Ambassador for the Mediterranean Coast for 2021-22 to Lefteris Arapakis, a young activist who is fighting to save the fishing industry in Greece. Awarded as part of UNEP’s...
The Thing About Greece (TTAG), an organization dedicated to supporting sustainable outdoor adventures in Greece, organized a youth trip to the breathtaking heights of the Greek mountain Smolikas. The stunningly beautiful mountain, situated amongst the rugged natural beauty of Epirus...
New research shows that not only does plastic litter desecrate the beauty of beaches around the world -- it actually makes them hotter by day and colder at night, changing the environment that is home to beach-dwelling creatures such...
Every single nation on the globe has now stopped using leaded gas for cars and trucks, after Algeria -- the final holdout -- recently decided to ditch the toxic fuel additive, according to the UN. Algeria had been the last...
The US state of California has been experiencing one of the worst wildfires in its history for several weeks now.
Turkey, which is still fighting to contain its own massive wildfires, sent a message of solidarity to Greece on Friday. Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu had a phone call with his Greek counterpart Nikos Dendias on Friday afternoon to express...
Greece's Defense Minister announced on Thursday afternoon that the Greek Army will assist the firefighting efforts across the country.
The fire fronts of Ancient Olympia and Evia that broke out on Wednesday and Tuesday respectively continue to cause extensive damage to Greece.
The large fire that broke out on Tuesday afternoon on the island of Evia, northeast of Athens is still burning uncontrollably.
Tuesday was one of the worst days of this summer in terms of fires in Greece, with Varympompi and Evia island being affected the most.