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Kumi Naidoo: United Nations Shouldn’t “Pander to Madness That Comes Out of the T rump Administration”

Democracy Now! Published on Nov 14, 2017 https://democracynow.org – South African activist Kumi Naidoo joins us at COP23 to discuss the U.S. presence at this year’s U.N. climate summit. “The U.N. cannot continue to pander to the madness that comes … Continue reading

“Climate Apartheid”: South African Climate Activist Kumi Naidoo Slams Inequality at U.N. Summit

Democracy Now! Published on Nov 14, 2017 https://democracynow.org – As the U.N. climate summit gets underway in Bonn, Germany, African negotiators, activists and youth are particularly vocal about the need for urgent action to mitigate the most devastating effects of … Continue reading

Spy Cables: Greenpeace’s Kumi Naidoo Targeted by Intelligence Agencies as “Security” Threat

Democracy Now! Published on Feb 25, 2015 http://democracynow.org – Al Jazeera has obtained leaked diplomatic cables showing a number of foreign requests to South African intelligence to spy on activists, NGOs and politicians. One document shows South Korea sought out … Continue reading

Kumi Naidoo: As Africa Burns, Why Is U.S. Refusing to Help Stop Catastrophic Climate Change?

Democracy Now! Published on May 1, 2017 http://democracynow.org – The People’s Climate March in Washington, D.C., on Saturday came as extreme, climate-fueled weather is already causing havoc across the world. In the U.S. over the weekend, 13 people died as … Continue reading

Global Divestment Mobilisation live broadcast with Bill McKibben, Kumi Naidoo & other Guests

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Climate Change Special France Dec. 2015 | Kumi Naidoo

Frank Melli Published on Mar 25, 2016 Melli Productions Presents a Global Collaboration… Climate Change Special France Dec. 2015 – hosted by Christian Poirier of Amazon Watch and Alec Baldwin. Special Thanks to Ana Luis Anjus and the UNDP Equator … Continue reading

Kumi Naidoo: Climate Apartheid – Greenpeace Chief Says Poorest Suffer Brunt of Rich Nations’ Emissions

Democracy Now! Published on Dec 10, 2015 Representatives from nearly 200 nations are in the final stretch of negotiations at the U.N. climate summit in Paris. The text has nearly 100 outstanding points of disagreement that still need to be … Continue reading

COP21: Kumi Naidoo, Greenpeace Executive Director

TckTckTck Published on Dec 11, 2015 COP21: Greenpeace Executive Director Kumi Naidoo talks about the importance of human rights and why the issue should be including in the Paris agreement. Global Climate Change Environment Ethics Environment Justice

COP21: Greenpeace call for more ambition – Kumi Naidoo

TckTckTck Published on Dec 9, 2015 COP21: Greenpeace brought their world famous Aurora polar bear to the Paris climate talks to call for strong climate action and the right of indigenous peoples to be considered in the Paris agreement. Global … Continue reading

Paris climate talks: The poorest countries are putting the richest to shame | Kumi Naidoo

A representative of indigenous Peruvian people at the Paris climate talks. Photograph: Stephane Mahe/Reuters Wednesday 2 December 2015 05.52 EST Last modified on Wednesday 2 December 2015 07.52 EST There were never more global leaders under one roof than here … Continue reading