Governments Still Fall Dangerously Short Of Paris Agreement Commitments

The 2021 Production Gap Report, first published in 2019, measures the gap between governments’ planned production of coal, oil, and gas and the global production levels consistent with meeting [...]

Localization: Taking Climate Action Beyond The COP

By Local Futures, Popular Resistance. -

As the world looks towards COP26 for climate action, a newly launched guide shows individuals, communities and policymakers how to make a real hands-on difference in their own [...]

Over 70,000 March In Brussels To Demand Green New Deal

By Common Dreams. -

With U.N. climate conference (COP26) set for next month in Glasgow, the estimated 70,000 or more people who took part in the march offered a dramatic show of force for the nation's climate [...]

Indigenous Leaders Face Barriers To UN Climate Conference

By Mary Annette Pember, Indian Country Today. -

Indigenous leaders are largely being excluded from participation in the upcoming United Nations Climate Change Conference as the world grapples with escalating problems from floods, fires, heat, [...]

Thousands Call For Fossil Fuel Non-Proliferation Treaty

By John Woodside, Toronto Star. -

More than 2,000 academics from around the world signed an open letter calling for a Fossil Fuel Non-Proliferation Treaty, as the United Nations’ 76th General Assembly kicks off its annual [...]

COP26 Urged To Prioritise Adaptation As Climate Emergency Surges

By Al Jazeera. -

On the heels of last month’s warning from the UN climate science panel that extreme weather and rising seas are hitting faster than expected, leaders have called for more money and political will [...]

What Does IPCC’s Latest Climate Report Tell Us?

By Brian Tokar, Counter Punch. -

The UN-sponsored Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) recently released its latest comprehensive report on the state of the earth’s climate. The much-anticipated report dominated the [...]

The Pentagon Is Killing Us — And The Planet

By Marcy Winograd, Common Dreams. -

The dog days of summer are upon us —and the record high temperatures killing hundreds in the Pacific Northwest and bringing 118 degree heat to Siberia serve as a harbinger of even hotter, more [...]

Distraction From Climate Action: False Solutions

By Indigenous Environmental Network. -

When Indigenous Peoples and organizers are kicked out of the UNFCCC COP 25, the people rise up and find a vehicle for expression shown in this 15-minute documentary. The UNFCCC COP 25 in Madrid [...]

United Nations Climate Talks Slowed

By Bob Berwyn, Inside Climate News. -

The international goal to limit global warming seemed far away this week, as the most recent round of United Nations climate negotiations ended with concerns about a lack of progress on key [...]