Tag: Paris Agreement
“If the wave of litigation and mobilization becomes a tidal wave, from South to North and across the generations, then governments will have no option but to listen.”
In this new decade, the climate emergency is clearer than ever, with emissions cuts of almost 5 percent necessary by 2030.
Three Republicans voted with House Democrats to approve the Climate Action Now bill – the first major climate change legislation in a decade.
You can participate, too. Climate change is not some far-away phenomenon, it is here now and impacts people around the globe everyday.
"America made a commitment, and as an American, if the government's not going to do it we all have responsibility."
Americans from all walks of life are now awake to the threats this administration poses to our democracy, our health, our climate and basic human rights.
The plan is part of France’s commitment to the Paris climate agreement, and their larger plan of weaning the French economy from fossil fuels.
“It is hard to overstate the significance of this historic announcement by the World Bank.”
To create a climate-safe world doesn't simply require impressive targets for the next two decades – it requires urgent action in the next two years.
The U.S. withdrawal from the Paris Agreement is a catastrophe, but it has inspired a whirlwind of bottom-up climate activism.