This #EarthDay we call for system change not climate change. Five years since the Paris Agreement was signed, we're not cutting emissions fast enough. We must pass the Climate & Ecological Emergency Bill. We must implement a Green New Deal. We must force government to act now.
UN Climate Change Exec. Secretary Patricia Espinosa on the Paris Agreement: “What we have seen in the last years has been a lack of leadership in really driving the process forward and trying to implement the Paris Agreement as soon as possible."
The United States is recommitting to the fight against climate change. We’ve rejoined the Paris Agreement and made climate change a central pillar of our foreign policy. Together, we can ensure a safe and healthy planet for generations to come.
#Environment | Ever wondered what climate change, mitigation and adaptation, the Paris Agreement, really mean? Shreya Adhikari and Upamanyu Das are breaking them down, and sharing some other terms that are essential to the climate change vocabulary.
Toyota said it would review its ‘public policy engagement activities’ to confirm they are ‘consistent with the long-term goals of the Paris Agreement’ as it faces increased activist and investor pressure on climate change. More here
Delivering on the Paris Agreement requires action on #NaturalClimateSolutions alongside efforts on energy, industry, buildings, and transport. Nature is a critical part of the solution to avoiding the dangers of climate change. #COP24
The US on Wednesday formally left the Paris Agreement, a global pact forged five years ago to avert the threat of catastrophic climate change.
The United States has formally left the Paris Agreement, a global pact forged five years ago to avert the threat of catastrophic climate change.
America is the largest single greenhouse gas emitter in history and we have an obligation to be a leader in the fight against climate change. As president, I will immediately rejoin the Paris Agreement and set a path forward to exceed those goals.
This is the moment an environmental lawyer glues herself to the street outside the Shell building in London. Farhana Yamin helped negotiate the Paris Climate Agreement, but now her husband and son explain what pushed her to civil disobedience in the fight against climate change.