Karabo Meyer

Wildlife conservationist

Dr. Karabo Meyer (Born 17 September 1988 Johannesburg, South Africa) is a Wildlife conservationist, South African scholar, environmental activist, food sovereignty advocate and an altar-globalization author. She’s been a member of some environmental groups and campaigns and also scientific committee in South Africa and other international institutions. She has worked as Associate Director for energy, transport and climate change before becoming adviser to many newspapers and environmental associations. Meyer is a BSc and MSc graduate of the University of Kyoto in Japan and was a Research Associate at the Institute for Environmental Studies at the University of Toronto for more than two years.

Nationality: Johannesburg, South Africa
April 06, 2019

Microplastics now being found in human organs

Already wreaking havoc on marine ecosystems, there is growing evidence of their impact on human heal...

August 18, 2020

Brazil experiences worst start to Amazon fire season for 10 years

Over 10,000 blazes seen so far in August, with response of President Bolsonaro condemned as ineffect...

August 13, 2020

Earth’s Annual E-Waste To Surge To Over 75 Million Metric Tons By 2030

An article in ScienceNews revealed that in 2014, the world collectively threw away an astounding 44....

July 13, 2020

Socio-economic, environmental impacts of COVID-19 quantified

How is COVID-19 impacting people and the planet and what are the implications for a post-pandemic wo...

July 12, 2020

Deep-sea mining may damage underwater ecosystems for decades

Microbes disturbed by a seafloor experiment 26 years ago still haven’t recovered

July 02, 2020

For indigenous protesters, defending the environment can be fatal

These are some of the most prominent examples of violence faced by environmental activists in recent...

June 09, 2020

Vitamin D levels appear to play role in COVID-19 mortality rates

Patients with severe deficiency are twice as likely to experience major complications.

May 10, 2020

Coronavirus: Animals in zoos 'lonely' without visitors

A number of zoos around the world are reporting that their animals are becoming "lonely" without vis...

May 03, 2020

New Trump Nuclear Plan Favors Uranium Mining Bordering the Grand Canyon

The administration, seeking to restore America’s “competitive nuclear advantage,” also wants to crea...

April 28, 2020

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