Climate Emergency

Buzzwords Climate Emergency = Also see: climate crisis Headlines https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2019/jun/14/pope-francis-declares-climate-emergency-and-urges-action Embedded Tweets 407, and rising: The basics of the climate emergency https://t.co/sF39W6juPi via @NZSTUFF — teanau tuiono (@teanau_tuiono) July 17, 2019 Planeta.com Climate Crisis Changing Climate Climate Links Emergency

Climate News 2019

Poster Rolling coverage of climate news in 2019: Upcoming Event The UN Climate Action Summit will take place in New York City on 23 September 2019 to increase ambition and accelerate action on the global climate emergency and support the rapid implementation of the Paris Climate Change Agreement. Headlines How do tribal nations’ treaties figure …

Icons at Risk: Climate Change Threatening Australian Tourism

Climate Council Report Cover Readings Icons at Risk: Climate Change Threatening Australian Tourism (PDF) Key Findings Climate change poses a significant threat to many of Australia’s iconic natural areas that underpin our tourism industry. ›The United Nations has identified the Australia/New Zealand region as one of five Climate Change Vulnerable Hotspots for the global tourism …

Amazonia and Our Planetary Futures: A Conference on Climate Change

Conference poster Livestreaming today (May 8, 2019) Kudos to the David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies for livestreaming Amazonia and Our Planetary Futures: A Conference on Climate Change. Hashtags: #DRCLASxAMAZONIA #OurPlanetaryFutures Key Links Conference Event Page Conference Program (PDF) Facebook Videos Background Climate change is one of the most important long-term threats for the …

Disappearing World Heritage Glaciers as a Keystone of Nature Conservation in a Changing Climate

Photo: Pierre Galland, Xinjiang Tianshan New publication: Disappearing World Heritage Glaciers as a Keystone of Nature Conservation in a Changing Climate Key Links https://agupubs.onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1029/2018EF001139 https://agupubs.onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/epdf/10.1029/2018EF001139 (PDF) The World Heritage convention aims at protecting the Earth’s outmost assets and commits humanity to transmit them to future generations. However, many World Heritage sites are affected by anthropogenic …

Climate Links

Photo: Badlands Links related to climate and climate change presented in somewhat random fashion: 2019 Climate News 2019 Headlines Billionaires back Canadian company to build first ‘negative emissions’ plant – National Post Climate change in Nevada can be stopped with our help UN’s flagship green finance fund fights to regain credibility – Financial Times How …

Greta Thunberg

Twitter Avatar April 2019 Every time we make a decision we should ask ourselves; how will this decision affect that curve? We should no longer measure our wealth and success in the graph that shows economic growth, but in the curve that shows the emissions of greenhouse gases. We should no longer only ask: “Have …

Civil Cafe: Pricing Carbon

Buzzwords The bulk of Hawaii’s emissions come from the electricity and transportation sectors — driving, flying and shipping in goods and tourists from thousands of miles away. Civil Beat partnered with the Sustainability Business Forum to bring a Civil Cafe panel discussion on pricing carbon emissions. The discussion was moderated by Civil Beat’s politics and …

Changing Climate

Photo What’s the story about climate change? What about ‘story’ — what have we missed in not making it more relevant? We look behind the headlines and suss out what’s happening around the world regarding our changing climate. Our view: human contribution is climate change is real and we have to find ways toward clean energy. Questions …

Saleemul Huq

Twitter Avatar Elsewhere on the Web Saleemul Huq is the Director of @ICCCAD and Senior Fellow, @IIED Works on adaptation to climate change Twitter @SaleemulHuq Tweets by SaleemulHuq Wikipedia Saleemul Huq Planeta.com Changing Climate Climate Links International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED) Twitter Faves