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Primed for Action: A Resilient Recovery for Australia \ Climate Council

Primed for Action: A Resilient Recovery for Australia \ Climate Council

We’re excited to announce the release of our new report ‘Primed for Action: A Resilient Recovery for Australia,’ part of a broader campaign that the Climate Council has begun. The report outlines our response to the COVID-19 crisis and shows that as Australia reboots its economy, there is remarkable potential …

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WEBINAR: COVID-19 AND CLIMATE ACTION – GLOBAL TO ARAB REGIONAL PERSPECTIVE

WEBINAR: COVID-19 AND CLIMATE ACTION - GLOBAL TO ARAB REGIONAL PERSPECTIVE

As part of the Earth Day 2020 on April 30, the Arab Youth Climate Movement Qatar hosted a climate change and COVID 19 focused webinar and Q&A featuring a global panel Katia Simeonova, Manager, Transparency Division at the UNFCCC, and Mrs. Reem Nejdawi, Chief of Food and Environment Policies, UN-Economic …

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Climate Action: Uniting Business and Governments to Recover Better

Climate Action: Uniting Business and Governments to Recover Better

In a time of global uncertainty, ambitious climate action is as urgent as ever. The COVID-19 pandemic is profoundly deepening existing inequalities and threatens to reverse progress on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and the Paris Agreement. At the same time, the world continues to face a global climate emergency …

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The Co-Benefits of Climate Action by Towns and Cities by Dr Neil Jennings at Green High Street 2050

The Co-Benefits of Climate Action by Towns and Cities by Dr Neil Jennings at  Green High Street 2050

‘The Co-Benefits of Climate Action by Towns and Cities’ by Dr Neil Jennings, the Partnership Development Manager, Grantham Institute – Climate Change and the Environment at Imperial College London. This presentation took place at Green High Street 2050, ATCM’s Place Management Conference on the 3rd March 2020. This event explored …

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Emergency: The Citizen's Guide to Climate Action — Mark Jaccard

Emergency: The Citizen's Guide to Climate Action -- Mark Jaccard

Dr. Mark Jaccard, professor of sustainable energy in the School of Resource and Environmental Management at Simon Fraser University speaks on how climate-concerned citizens can overcome myths that hinder us from acting in time to prevent extreme climate impacts. Their actions can involve personal consumption choices (electric vehicles, heat pumps), …

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Chat with ClimateMama: How to Talk to Your Kids About Climate Change, Turning Angst Into Action

Chat with ClimateMama: How to Talk to Your Kids About Climate Change, Turning Angst Into Action

Harriet Shugarman talks about ClimateMama and her new book, How to Talk to Your Kids About Climate Change, Turning Angst into Action, available now. Published by New Society Publishers. https://newsociety.com/products/9780865719361 https://www.climatemama.com/ With catastrophic global warming already baked into the climate system, today’s children face a future entirely unlike that of …

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Africa Climate Action Initiative Launch Event – May 7 at 6 pm EDT

Africa Climate Action Initiative Launch Event - May 7 at 6 pm EDT

Speaking agenda including start times for the Africa Climate Action Initiative Launch Event that was hosted on May 7 at 6 pm EDT: 00:00 – Alienor Rougeot – Coordinator, Fridays for Future Toronto – MC/Host, Welcome & Land Acknowledgment 05:45 – Lyn Adamson – Co-Chair, ClimateFast – Welcome 06:27 – …

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Ocean Climate Action Webinar

Ocean Climate Action Webinar

In a time of crisis, we look for hope and action. The climate crisis prompted millions of youth around the world to demand action, and a “Green New Deal,” was born. But the Green New Deal lacked the “Blue.” The Center for the Blue Economy has partnered with Blue Frontier …

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