3rd Climate Change & Human Rights Public Hearing (Part 1 of 4)

Video | August 29, 2018

28 August 2018 - Some of the world’s most highly-regarded climate change science, policy, research, and legal experts appeared as witnesses in the hearings by the Commission on Human Rights of the Philippines (CHR) on the responsibility of 47 fossil fuel companies for the global climate crisis.

Resource speakers:

Name

Position/Organization

Topic

Timestamp

Arthur Golong

Super typhoon Haiyan/Yolanda survivor; Transgender community leader in Tacloban City

She shared her experience as a transgender community leader before, during, and after the disastrous super typhoon Haiyan that struck Tacloban in November 2013 and how the climate-related event compounded gender-based discrimination and how it changed the life of a survivor.

14:00-

57:42

Dr. Rosa Perez

Dr. Celine Vicente

Experts from Manila Observatory

They shared the most recent climate scenarios and children’s vulnerability to climate change and disaster impacts.

1:00:00 - 1:37:32

Richard Heede

Co-founder and Director, Climate Change Accountability

He presented the findings of the Carbon Majors publications, including the cumulative contribution from the investor-owned Carbon Majors to world emissions of industrial CO2 and methane

1:57:00 - 3:16:00

Some of the world’s most highly-regarded climate change science, policy, research, and legal experts appeared as witnesses in the hearings by the Commission on Human Rights of the Philippines (CHR) on the responsibility of 47 fossil fuel companies for the global climate crisis.