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Coffee Tea?! My Coffee Secret

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NCDT (National Coffee Data Trends) have reported that as much as 67% of Americans drink coffee on a daily basis.  That amount increases to 75% when determining the amount of adults who drink coffee on a weekly basis.  One lesser know fact is that the global coffee market is expected to reach 182 billion by the year 2030.  What is it about that little dark bean, available in so many varieties, that cause people to be unable to go about their daily lives without it?  It must be the flavor as some people swear by coffees made in various countries.  If it's not Columbian or Jamaican coffee, some will not even touch the mug.  Then there are the coffee chain fan clubs who must have their daily Starbucks or Tim Horton's signature espresso in the morning.  Let's be real, the taste of coffee isn't all it's cracked up to be, especially when dark.  Quite possibly, it may be the alertness that coffee provides after consumption which have some people hooked.   The alertness and

1 TRILLION TREES INITIATIVE

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DAVOS, SWITZERLAND In efforts to tackle environmental issues such as climate change and deforestation, the World Economic Forum launched the One Trillion Trees Initiative. The purpose of this initiative is to restore, grow and conserve 1 trillion trees around the globe. The president of Columbia has vowed to lead Columbia in planting 180 million trees by the summer of 2022. Even President Donald Trump has chosen to join the One Million Trees Initiative. Planting trees can help to drastically reduce the carbon dioxide in the air so everyone should take steps to do their part! Hopefully, this number will include YOU! Yes, YOU! The person reading this... GET OUT THERE AND PLANT A TREE OF YOUR OWN! If you are physically unable to, make a $1 dollar donation to One Tree Planted, an organization who is committed to planting trees all around the world. $1 plants 1 tree! WWW.ONETREEPLANTED.ORG PHOTO BY RICHARDBH CC ATTRIBUTION 2.0 LICENSE

Prince Charles Launches New Sustainable Markets Initiative at WEF 2020

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Prince Charles spoke at the World Economic Forum Annual meeting today which is a gathering of individuals from all walks who meet to discuss and shape global and industry agendas. Prince Charles, a spokesperson for sustainable and environmental initiatives placed emphasis on warning others about the greatest threats to humanity: global warming, climate change and the loss of biodiversity. A New Economic Model The Prince of Wales announced the launch of a sustainable markets initiative that will offer a “new systems level framework” whose primary focus is centered on the protection of the people and planet. Within this initiative is the Prince’s desire to allow access for more alternative sustainable markets being that consumers drive demand. It is his belief that this systems level framework will influence fields such as technology, e-commerce and the space industry to allow these and other markets to be rooted in sustainability while also permitting for the creation of new sustainab