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In SUVs and on planes, richest 1% drive climate-heating emissions

On Sep 21, 2020
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RT @TRF_Climate: Prone to frequent flying, a passion for SUVs & big spending, the richest 1% of world's population produced twice as many planet-heating #emissions as poorest half of humanity over last quarter-century, says @Oxfam report #ClimateAction https://t.co/2Vc5oS2hAx
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Charity Oxfam says over-consumption by world's wealthiest needs to be curbed if global emissions are to be slashed in an equitable way

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On Sep 21, 2020
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RT @TRF_Climate: Prone to frequent flying, a passion for SUVs & big spending, the richest 1% of world's population produced twice as many planet-heating #emissions as poorest half of humanity over last quarter-century, says @Oxfam report #ClimateAction https://t.co/2Vc5oS2hAx
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In SUVs and on planes, richest 1% drive climate-heating emissions

In SUVs and on planes, richest 1% drive climate-heating emissions

Charity Oxfam says over-consumption by world's wealthiest needs to be curbed if global emissions are to be slashed in an equitable way

Poor nations pay price as millions flee 'climate chaos', Oxfam says

Poor nations pay price as millions flee 'climate chaos', Oxfam says

People are three times more likely to be displaced by cyclones, floods or fires than by conflicts

Once derided, ways of adapting to climate change are gaining steam

Once derided, ways of adapting to climate change are gaining steam

Recognition is spreading that communities need to build resilience to climatic and coastal threats even as the world seeks ways to curb emissions driving global warming.

Poor nations pay price as millions flee 'climate chaos': Oxfam

Poor nations pay price as millions flee 'climate chaos': Oxfam

Countries struggling the most with increasingly erratic weather have few resources to fight it, Oxfam said.

New Global Commission on Adaptation underscores urgent need to prepare for climate impacts

New Global Commission on Adaptation underscores urgent need to prepare for climate impacts

The Global Commission on Adaptation will raise visibility of the need to adapt to climate change. SEI joins this important alliance as a research partner.

Climate action’s triple dividend

Climate action’s triple dividend

Reducing future losses, increased productivity, and social benefits — that’s a pretty healthy ROI.

Yassamin Ansari

Yassamin Ansari

Yassamin Ansari talks to Isabela Barriga about being at the heart of the UN climate negotiations.