International tourism has a an increasing downside to it, namely its impact on local cultures and environments. The case of Cabo San Lucas, Baja California is presented. I travelled there before the toursts arrived
Western ideas of environmental conservation, often extended to cover traditional cultures, have sometimes conflicting relations with indigenous wisdom about conservation. Jane Goodal is presented as a case in point.
The Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg made a presentation to the EU Parliament's Environment Committee on 16 April 2019. It focused on the need for action by the EU, and addressed among others the upcoming EU elections.