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G20 leaders urged to cut fossil fuel subsidies and kick start Climate Fund

Press release | 2 November, 2011 at 10:51

Cannes, 2 November 2011 — Greenpeace today challenged G20 leaders attending this week’s summit in Cannes to deliver on their pledge (1) to cut fossil fuel subsidies and instead invest in green jobs, in response to the current global financial,...

Redirect military expenditure to ensure a sustainable future

Blog entry by Kumi Naidoo | 18 April, 2013

Article originally published in the Guardian. Last year $1.75tn was spent on the world's military, according to new estimates released this Monday by the Stockholm International Peace Institute (SIPRI). Seems like a lot? Let me...

#EndFossilFuelSubsidies

Blog entry by Anna K | 18 June, 2012 2 comments

Does your government say that they want to help stop climate change? If so, as a first step, they should stop funding it . Join the  'twitterstorm'  today to tell them so! This year, governments worldwide will spend...

Fossil fools from G20 to Rio+20

Blog entry by Patricia Lerner, Greenpeace International | 19 June, 2012 3 comments

Three years ago I was in Pittsburgh and witnessed the G20 leaders commit to phasing out "inefficient fossil fuel subsidies over the medium term". That wasn´t the urgency we were looking for then, or the one sought with the global...

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