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Blue sky thinking: tackling air pollution to increase ambition for the climate change agenda

On Sep 4, 2020
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A focus on local air pollution benefits can raise ambition for the global climate mitigation agenda in countries of all development levels.

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On Sep 4, 2020
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How addressing local #airpollution issues can lead to more ambitious actions to address global #ClimateChange: https://t.co/oKOwnG1aer #CleanAirForAll @unep @CCACoalition
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Blue sky thinking: tackling air pollution to increase ambition for the climate change agenda

Blue sky thinking: tackling air pollution to increase ambition for the climate change agenda

A focus on local air pollution benefits can raise ambition for the global climate mitigation agenda in countries of all development levels.

How to enhance NDCs, reduce air pollution and improve human health

How to enhance NDCs, reduce air pollution and improve human health

Reducing air pollution supports development goals. Here’s how it also helps countries enhance their commitments to mitigate emissions.

Cut air pollution to fight climate change - UN

Cut air pollution to fight climate change - UN

The global effort to tackle emissions will be debated at the UN Climate Action Summit in New York.

Want clean air in 2019? Let’s talk climate change

Want clean air in 2019? Let’s talk climate change

Climate change and air quality go hand in hand. In 2018, we finally started treating them that way.

UN Climate Summit: Dozens of Countries Commit to Cut Short-Lived Climate Pollutants

UN Climate Summit: Dozens of Countries Commit to Cut Short-Lived Climate Pollutants

The pollutants, including methane and the coolants HFCs, are many times more potent than carbon dioxide but don't last as long. Cuts could have a powerful impact.

Curbing Climate Change and Preventing Deaths from Air Pollution Go Hand-in-Hand

Curbing Climate Change and Preventing Deaths from Air Pollution Go Hand-in-Hand

More than 7 million people die prematurely every year due to air pollution. Curbing short-lived climate pollutants like methane and black carbon can help while also reining in global ...

Materials used to build cars and homes key to tackling global warming

Materials used to build cars and homes key to tackling global warming

Emissions from material production are now comparable to those from agriculture, forestry, and land use change, yet they have received far less attention Reducing demand for floor space in ...

Cities, air pollution, climate change and health: Scaling up solutions

Cities, air pollution, climate change and health: Scaling up solutions

14 September, 2018 14:00 -16:00 San Francisco, United States, Asia meeting room, ClimateWorks Foundation

We need health warning labels on points of sale of fossil fuels

We need health warning labels on points of sale of fossil fuels

Mike Gill and colleagues explain how the implementation of of fossil fuel labelling could have a significant impact on the awareness of climate change. This article is part of The BMJ’s ...

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While G20 members collectively are on track to achieving the target emission levels in 2020 implied by the Cancun pledges, some countries (Canada, Indonesia, Mexico, the Republic of Korea, ...

Slashing fossil fuel use could save millions of lives at risk due to air pollution, study says

Slashing fossil fuel use could save millions of lives at risk due to air pollution, study says

Many premature deaths around the globe are due to air pollution, which can cause heart, lung and other diseases. New research suggests that a rapid reduction in air pollution emissions ...

UK in danger of missing its own climate change targets say MPs

UK in danger of missing its own climate change targets say MPs

The government has introduced legislation to have net-zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050.

Merkley bill offers zero-interest loans for electric buses

Merkley bill offers zero-interest loans for electric buses

Sen. Jeff Merkley (D-OR), along with Sens. Tina Smith (D-MN), Catherine Cortez Masto (D-NV), Bernie Sanders (I-VT), Cory Booker (D-NJ), and Kamala Harris (D-CA), introduced a bill Thursday ...

Coronavirus crisis helps clear the air on climate and pollution

Coronavirus crisis helps clear the air on climate and pollution

Beyond the awful numbers on deaths and economic damage, there's another impact from the pandemic that can be seen from space: A big drop in air pollution.. Read more at straitstimes.com.