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Future Of Climate

On Sep 24, 2020
@IPCC_CH shared
RT @UNWebTV: 🎬 LIVE - As climate impacts worsen around the 🌍, @UN Chief @antonioguterres is convening a roundtable of leaders from gov't, business & finance, & civil society to showcase #ClimateAction & ambition. 🗓️ 24 Sept. 🕦 11:30am, EDT 🔗 https://t.co/1qFntZZGhx https://t.co/fzs9jIbci2
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High-Level Climate Change RoundTable

High-Level Climate Change RoundTable

As world leaders gather for the 75th session of the General Assembly, the Secretary-General is convening a roundtable to showcase the most far-reaching climate actions they are taking.

On Sep 25, 2020
@Revkin shared
RT @richardabetts: Our new @sciencebrief review on climate & fire, led by @adam_smith81: Strengthened evidence that climate change increases the frequency and/or severity of fire weather around the world Land management alone cannot explain recent increases in wildfire https://t.co/uYIBMG6JD1
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September Update: Climate change increases the risk of wildfires

September Update: Climate change increases the risk of wildfires

Update: strengthened evidence that #climatechange increases the frequency and/or severity of fire weather around the world. Land management alone cannot explain recent increases in ...

On Sep 28, 2020
@CarbonBrief shared
"Global warming driving California wildfire trends – study" | @BBCNews https://t.co/4sIzG7s7Ah
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Global warming driving California wildfire trends - study

Global warming driving California wildfire trends - study

Climate change is behind the scale and impact of recent wildfires in the western US, scientists say.

On Sep 29, 2020
@ClimateNexus shared
Poll after poll shows that more Americans care about climate change than ever before, to the point where the environment is on par with “kitchen table” issues like education and taxes. https://t.co/JvtBtDImkq via @wired
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There Are No Excuses Left for Leaving Climate Change Out of the Debates

There Are No Excuses Left for Leaving Climate Change Out of the Debates

The West is on fire, the Gulf Coast is under water, and voters want candidates to talk about the environment.

On Sep 28, 2020
@EricHolthaus shared
RT @KHayhoe: This is very cool: a book that is more than a book! The @AllWeCanSave Project is a nonprofit to accelerate the success of the climate movement through supporting women climate leaders. All proceeds from book sales go to it!✨ Learn more & donate! https://t.co/LsZuxa4Yhp
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Through these programs, The All We Can Save Project will nurture and accelerate a feminist climate renaissance.

Through these programs, The All We Can Save Project will nurture and accelerate a feminist climate renaissance.

The All We Can Save Project will accelerate the success of the climate movement by providing focused support and community building for women climate leaders. With more …

On Sep 25, 2020
@WRIClimate shared
RT @WorldResources: Humanity must drastically reduce its GHG emissions. "Rwanda is demonstrating the kind of leadership that the world needs right now," said @HMountford4 adding that it was "an inspiration for other countries looking to step up their #climateaction." https://t.co/9idKA1EVkW #UNGA
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How successful are international climate efforts?

How successful are international climate efforts?

China has joined the EU in presenting new plans to cut greenhouse gas emissions. But are they doing enough? And how about other countries?

On Sep 22, 2020
@Revkin shared
A fine essay collection in @americanacad's Daedalus magazine on witnessing climate change to #endclimatesilence. Edited by @Nlrosenblum with @NaomiOreskes @MichaelGerrard Mark Mitchel of @Mason4C... https://t.co/S1Ry28UCa6 https://t.co/yiITFQpEcx
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Witnessing Climate Change

Witnessing Climate Change

The Fall 2020 issue of Dædalus on “Witnessing Climate Change” features sixteen personal narratives about climate-related work by professionals from multiple fields, backgrounds, and ...

On Sep 24, 2020
@GRI_LSE shared
Join our online panel discussion on the principles of climate justice & how they can be applied to climate-induced displacement with @conorgearty @JafryT @chuks_okereke @robert_falkner on 14th October https://t.co/fJex1TVkYw https://t.co/PZmIXl6YlY
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Climate Change, Displacement and International Justice

Climate Change, Displacement and International Justice

This panel brings together experts in human rights, ethics and global governance to debate the principles of climate justice and...