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World’s two largest carbon emitters, China and US, formally join Paris Agreement

Press release | September 4, 2016 at 2:21

Beijing, 3 September 2016 - The world’s two largest carbon emitters, China and the United States, today announced they have formally joined the Paris Agreement in a major step to bring it into force and start what must be far more ambitious...

Ahead of the Paris summit, Filipinos join the Global Climate March to demand climate...

Press release | November 28, 2015 at 15:03

MANILA – Around 15,000 advocates representing climate-impacted communities, religious groups, youth, labor unions, anti-coal and renewable energy campaigners, and other concerned citizens took to the streets to join the Global Climate March on...

Philippines launches world’s first national human rights investigation into 50 big...

Press release | December 5, 2015 at 0:06

UPDATED: Paris/Manila - The Philippines Commission on Human Rights (CHR) announced that it will launch an investigation on December 10 (International Human Rights Day), which could hold fossil fuel companies responsible for the impacts of climate...

Surging forward to Climate Justice

Blog entry by Albert Lozada | November 5, 2015

We’ve walked for 36 days now and along the way, we spoke at faith communities and in town squares, hosted by kind people that welcome us into their homes  and shared meals with them. I can say that it is truly heartwarming that despite...

COP21: shows the end of fossil fuels is near, we must speed its coming

Blog entry by Kumi Naidoo | December 13, 2015

The wheel of climate action turns slowly, but in Paris it has turned. There’s much in this deal that frustrates and disappoints me, but it still puts the fossil fuel industry squarely on the wrong side of history. Parts of ...

The inevitable transformation - why swift action is needed to stay below 1.5

Blog entry by Jennifer Morgan | November 4, 2016

Last year, 197 countries adopted the historic Paris Agreement on climate change. Today (November 4th) it comes into force, in one of the fastest ratifications of any international agreement. In 2015 at COP21 in Paris,...

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