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We Have Just One Decade to Turn Back the Worst of Climate Change: Here’s How Philanthropy Can Lead

On Aug 31, 2020
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RT @anthawilliams: At @BloombergDotOrg, we’re always looking for new ways to get more ambitious and creative with our climate work. As we enter this critical decade for climate action, loved this thought-provoking piece on philanthropy’s role. https://t.co/Vy6FSEDnbr
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Boldness, innovation, scale, and speed are all required. Here are some ideas and approaches that could make a difference, says the former president of the Rockefeller Foundation.

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On Aug 31, 2020
@ChristopherNFox shared
RT @anthawilliams: At @BloombergDotOrg, we’re always looking for new ways to get more ambitious and creative with our climate work. As we enter this critical decade for climate action, loved this thought-provoking piece on philanthropy’s role. https://t.co/Vy6FSEDnbr
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We Have Just One Decade to Turn Back the Worst of Climate Change: Here’s How Philanthropy Can Lead

We Have Just One Decade to Turn Back the Worst of Climate Change: Here’s How Philanthropy Can Lead

Boldness, innovation, scale, and speed are all required. Here are some ideas and approaches that could make a difference, says the former president of the Rockefeller Foundation.

How big data can help us fight climate change faster

How big data can help us fight climate change faster

From satellite images to artificial intelligence, here are the smartest new tools in the battle to save the planet.

The Manufacturing of Greta Thunberg – for Consent: Controlling the Narrative [Volume II, Act II]

The Manufacturing of Greta Thunberg – for Consent: Controlling the Narrative [Volume II, Act II]

The revolutionary architects are not to be found in the ivory towers of the West. We continue to indulge in willful blindness at our own peril.

Mars Accelerates Action to Tackle Climate Change With New #PledgeForPlanet Initiative

Mars Accelerates Action to Tackle Climate Change With New #PledgeForPlanet Initiative

With the #PledgeForPlanet initiative, Mars announces fresh ambition to further cut emissions from its operations in line with the key aim of the Paris Agreement – to limit global warming to ...

Can Planting a Trillion Trees Stop Climate Change? Scientists Say it’s a Lot More Complicated

Can Planting a Trillion Trees Stop Climate Change? Scientists Say it’s a Lot More Complicated

Compared with cutting fossil fuels, tree planting would play only a small role in combating the climate crisis.

What you can do to help prevent climate change, according to experts

What you can do to help prevent climate change, according to experts

As the climate situation on Earth becomes more dire, scientists and environmental activists are turning to the public to use their collective power to create change.

A tragic misperception about climate change

A tragic misperception about climate change

Committing to the global task represents the most just and ethical path; it is also the path most clearly in the nation’s self-interest.

How cities are affected by the federal climate report — and how they're fighting back

How cities are affected by the federal climate report — and how they're fighting back

Extreme weather threatens to destroy urban areas while transportation systems may buckle, but there is optimism that city leaders will keep moving things forward.

Can the rest of the world save itself from climate breakdown without the US?

Can the rest of the world save itself from climate breakdown without the US?

With Trump expected to skip the UN climate summit, the question will be: what’s possible if the most powerful nation is pulling away from action?

Ditch cars to meet climate change targets, say MPs

Ditch cars to meet climate change targets, say MPs

A new report from MPs on clean growth for meeting the UK’s climate targets finds that “widespread personal vehicle ownership does not appear to be compatible with significant ...

Aligning Ambitions: The Case for Including Restoration Targets in Climate Goals

Aligning Ambitions: The Case for Including Restoration Targets in Climate Goals

Countries are joining the restoration movement, and especially the Bonn Challenge. But few have yet aligned their restoration and climate commitments. Doing so would make the planet ...

Diet for a Hot Planet: The Climate Crisis at the End of Your Fork and What You Can Do About It

Diet for a Hot Planet: The Climate Crisis at the End of Your Fork and What You Can Do About It

Beyond what we already know about “food miles” and eating locally, the global food system is a major contributor to climate change, producing as much as one-third of greenhouse gas ...

As UN Prepares To Convene Emergency Climate Summit, Urgency Clear For India

As UN Prepares To Convene Emergency Climate Summit, Urgency Clear For India

600 million Indians living across the Indo-Gangetic plain will likely be affected as global warming causes Himalayan glaciers to melt.