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What world will I face on my 70th birthday?

Blog entry by Kaisa Kosonen | 4 April, 2012 1 comment

I turned 34 last week. On my birthday I happened to be attending the Planet Under Pressure science conference in London . So there I was, with about 3000 others, listening to world’s leading earth system scientists and trying to...

Our leaders can and should save the Pacific tuna next week

Blog entry by Duncan Williams, Greenpeace Australia | 19 March, 2012 3 comments

Ocean stewardship in the Pacific has come a long way. Ask a Pacific islander fifty years ago about managing fish and you would have been greeted with a look of bemusement. After all, fish back in the day were thought of as unlimited.

Mind the Gap between today's pledges and tomorrow's climate change

Press release | 1 June, 2010 at 17:21

Bonn, 1 June 2010 — If Governments don’t agree to much bigger cuts in greenhouse gas emissions before 2020, preventing climate chaos without causing economic collapse would be almost impossible, Greenpeace said today.

Greenpeace demands higher targets from resumed climate talks

Press release | 9 April, 2010 at 2:05

Governments must start closing the gap between their low ambitions for emissions cuts and the urgent need to prevent dangerous climate change when they meet in Bonn this weekend at the first climate meeting since the failed UN Copenhagen Climate...

Governments challenged to deliver more ambitious emissions reductions targets

Press release | 2 February, 2010 at 17:44

Fifty-five governments have submitted pledges to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change to cut and limit their greenhouse gas emissions by 2020, as part of the Copenhagen Accord. In doing so, they have accepted the Accord's...

New climate impacts report from IPCC

Feature story | 6 April, 2007 at 2:00

The new report was agreed after almost a week of negotiations, at the end of a tense 24-hour marathon session which became increasingly political. The second of a series of four to be released throughout 2007, this report documents the...

IPCC AR4 briefing

Publication | 31 March, 2007 at 2:00

In February 2007 the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) released the first of a series of reports which will make up the Fourth Assessment Report (AR4). “Climate Change 2007: The Physical Science Basis”, assesses the current...

Tuna future at stake

Feature story | 24 November, 2006 at 1:00

Right now, the International Commission for the Conservation of Atlantic Tuna (ICCAT) meeting is being held in a Croatian waterfront hotel. Earlier this year the Esperanza and Rainbow Warrior travelled the Mediterranean highlighting the...

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