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Jamie Clarke on the first ever UK General Election debate focused on climate change

Climate OutreachDec 4, 2019 Climate Outreach Executive Director Jamie Clarke reflects on the first UK leaders’ election debate focused on climate change, which took place on 28th November 2019, for the CAST Centre.

Climate change: COP25 talks to open as ‘point of no return’ in sight – BBC News

Political leaders and climate diplomats are to meet in Madrid for two weeks of talks amid a growing sense of crisis. According to UN Secretary General António Guterres, “the point of no return is no longer over the horizon”. Meanwhile, … Continue reading

30 second challenge: How can we help the poorest countries affected by climate change?

World Bank Dec 1, 2019 The International Development Association (IDA) is helping countries mitigate and adapt to the effects of climate change. Climate change is an acute threat to poorer people across the world, with the power to push more … Continue reading

Jane Fonda says Swedish teen’s activism inspired her to get arrested at climate change protest | Greta Thunberg

AP Archive Oct 23, 2019 (19 Oct 2019) ARRESTED AT CLIMATE CHANGE PROTEST IN DC, JANE FONDA SAYS SWEDISH TEEN THUNBERG INSPIRED HER RETURN TO CIVIL DISOBEDIENCE Inspired by the climate activism of a Swedish teenager, Jane Fonda said Friday … Continue reading

What is Climate Change? | Start Here

Al Jazeera English Dec 1, 2019 The hard facts about global warming – a defining issue of our time. Climate change is happening now, and even world leaders meeting for climate talks at this year’s Cop25 know we aren’t doing … Continue reading

Climate Change Protesters Block Black Friday Sales in Germany

Published on Nov 30, 2019 Friday For Future protesters took on the Black Friday theme in Frankurt, Friday, November 29, demonstrating in the main shopping precinct and trying to block access to departments stores. Youths carrying banners reading “There is … Continue reading

Climate Change is Scary. Here’s How to Talk to Kids About It. – The Allegheny Front

Photo: Icebergs in Greenland, where the melting of ice sheets is accelerating due to climate change. Photo: UN Photo/Mark Garten http://ecoethics.net/YSOLI/201907-Climate/Audio/20190130-Alleganey-Front-MB-Mannarino.mp3 Kara Holsopple. 30 January 2019 Dire climate change predictions and the impacts of global warming that we’re already experiencing … Continue reading

Farmers Taking Action on Climate Change: Keith Currie

FarmingFirstNov 28, 2019 How is Canada mitigating climate change? We interviewed Keith Curry from the Canadian Federation of Agriculture, on how Canadian farmers are working to sequester carbon and use their land to combat the climate crisis. Food-matters,

Climate change: Greenhouse gas concentrations again break records – BBC News

Image copyright Getty Images By Matt McGrath Environment correspondent 25 November 2019 Atmospheric concentrations of carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gases once again reached new highs in 2018. The World Meteorological Organization (WMO) says the increase in CO2 was just … Continue reading

Climate change: ‘Bleak’ outlook as carbon emissions gap grows

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Climate change is said to have increased the severity of recent wildfires in Australia BBC Newhour 25 November 2019 report: http://ecoethics.net/YSOLI/201907-Climate/Audio/20191125-BBC-Newshour-Greenhouse-Gas-Gap-Overly-concentrated.mp3 Related Topics Amazon fires Countries will have to increase their carbon-cutting ambitions five … Continue reading