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Monthly report: March 2019

This month, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 210 influencers like Carbon Brief and Yale Environment 360, discussing hashtags such as #ClimateAction , #climate and #UNGA.
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Pay attention to the growing wave of climate change lawsuits

On Mar 3, 2019
@ClimateReality shared
Let’s ride this wave and make powerful institutions take action before it’s too late https://t.co/hSNmgdHxZn #ClimateChange
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Kids, farmers, fishermen, cities, and states are suing the fossil fuel industry and governments. Could they win?

www.vox.com
On Mar 3, 2019
@ClimateReality shared
Let’s ride this wave and make powerful institutions take action before it’s too late https://t.co/hSNmgdHxZn #ClimateChange
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Pay attention to the growing wave of climate change lawsuits

Kids, farmers, fishermen, cities, and states are suing the fossil fuel industry and governments. Could they win?

Adaptation Fund Receives New Record Numbers in Funding Requested and Project Proposals for 33rd Board Meeting

On Mar 1, 2019
@NatureClimate shared
RT @UNFCCC: The @adaptationfund received a record of 40 project proposals totaling US$ 268M for its next meeting https://t.co/6KBSos9Rdw The fund is crucial to help developing countries achieve the goals of #ParisAgreement, the #GlobalGoals and a shift towards a climate-resilient future. https://t.co/8s0zCYtgH7
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www.adaptation-fund.org
On Mar 1, 2019
@NatureClimate shared
RT @UNFCCC: The @adaptationfund received a record of 40 project proposals totaling US$ 268M for its next meeting https://t.co/6KBSos9Rdw The fund is crucial to help developing countries achieve the goals of #ParisAgreement, the #GlobalGoals and a shift towards a climate-resilient future. https://t.co/8s0zCYtgH7
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How Crowdsourcing Seeds Can Help Farmers Adapt to Climate Change

On Mar 23, 2019
@YaleE360 shared
In Ethiopia and other developing nations, scientists are working with small-scale farmers on trials to see which seed varieties perform best in changing conditions. https://t.co/Bt1P90quMi
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In Ethiopia and other developing nations, scientists are working with small-scale farmers on trials to see which seed varieties perform best in changing conditions. These initiatives are enabling farmers to make smarter crop choices in the face of rising temperatures, drought, and more ...

e360.yale.edu
On Mar 23, 2019
@YaleE360 shared
In Ethiopia and other developing nations, scientists are working with small-scale farmers on trials to see which seed varieties perform best in changing conditions. https://t.co/Bt1P90quMi
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How Crowdsourcing Seeds Can Help Farmers Adapt to Climate Change

In Ethiopia and other developing nations, scientists are working with small-scale farmers on trials to see which seed varieties perform best in changing conditions. These initiatives are ...

Our kids need us to act fast on climate change

On Mar 2, 2019
@ClimateReality shared
It’s as simple as that https://t.co/QGvFbxiQ2W #ActOnClimate
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Old-timers in Washington counsel patience, but most Americans agree: The time for big, bold ideas is now.

grist.org
On Mar 2, 2019
@ClimateReality shared
It’s as simple as that https://t.co/QGvFbxiQ2W #ActOnClimate
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Our kids need us to act fast on climate change

Old-timers in Washington counsel patience, but most Americans agree: The time for big, bold ideas is now.

How the Weather Gets Weaponized in Climate Change Messaging

On Mar 5, 2019
@WRIClimate shared
How the weather gets weaponized in #climatechange messaging -- by @bradplumer in @nytclimate https://t.co/ilo5QxPHAV
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Both climate advocates and deniers of global warming are increasingly using bouts of extreme weather to support their positions.

www.nytimes.com
On Mar 5, 2019
@WRIClimate shared
How the weather gets weaponized in #climatechange messaging -- by @bradplumer in @nytclimate https://t.co/ilo5QxPHAV
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How the Weather Gets Weaponized in Climate Change Messaging

Both climate advocates and deniers of global warming are increasingly using bouts of extreme weather to support their positions.

Why Americans Might Never Notice Climate Change’s Hotter Weather

On Mar 5, 2019
@YaleE360 shared
Americans’ sense of “normal” weather seems to reset about every five years, a new study found. This suggests that people update their sense of normal weather faster than climate change will occur. @TheAtlantic reports: https://t.co/iBtuL14jVg
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A person fretting about a “scorching” day might find the same temperature unremarkable within five years, a new study finds.

www.theatlantic.com
On Mar 5, 2019
@YaleE360 shared
Americans’ sense of “normal” weather seems to reset about every five years, a new study found. This suggests that people update their sense of normal weather faster than climate change will occur. @TheAtlantic reports: https://t.co/iBtuL14jVg
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Why Americans Might Never Notice Climate Change’s Hotter Weather

A person fretting about a “scorching” day might find the same temperature unremarkable within five years, a new study finds.

No more excuses: Financing 1.5C

On Mar 4, 2019
@CDP shared
The financial sector can play a crucial role in limiting warming to 1.5C, but it will require ambitious action & collaboration, ‘some isolated activity isn’t enough’, says CDP’s @NicoFettes https://t.co/fWln5pWwbY
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The financial sector must play a critical enabling role to limit global warming to below 1.5 degrees. Investors need to quickly overhaul their strategies for climate change to be halted in just over a decade, and there are already tools and solutions available to help investors align with ...

On Mar 4, 2019
@CDP shared
The financial sector can play a crucial role in limiting warming to 1.5C, but it will require ambitious action & collaboration, ‘some isolated activity isn’t enough’, says CDP’s @NicoFettes https://t.co/fWln5pWwbY
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No more excuses: Financing 1.5C

The financial sector must play a critical enabling role to limit global warming to below 1.5 degrees. Investors need to quickly overhaul their strategies for climate change to be halted in ...

Playing hooky to save the climate: why students are going on strike

On Mar 2, 2019
@YaleClimateComm shared
Students around the world are planning to walk out of classes on March 15 to protest government inaction on climate change. https://t.co/OYgWjMmaEr via @voxdotcom https://t.co/qBc8Stg7pF
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Greta Thunberg’s #FridaysforFuture movement has inspired kids in dozens of countries to demand action on climate change.

www.vox.com
On Mar 2, 2019
@YaleClimateComm shared
Students around the world are planning to walk out of classes on March 15 to protest government inaction on climate change. https://t.co/OYgWjMmaEr via @voxdotcom https://t.co/qBc8Stg7pF
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Playing hooky to save the climate: why students are going on strike

Greta Thunberg’s #FridaysforFuture movement has inspired kids in dozens of countries to demand action on climate change.

Top Influencers

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Website dedicated to analysis and fact-checking of energy policy and climate change science, with a focus on the UK.

Follow 30.3k Followers

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An online magazine offering reporting, analysis, and opinion on global environmental issues. Published at the Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies.

Follow 87.1k Followers

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Pursuing progress on a finite, fast-forward planet at @propublica.The rest? Family, friends, hikes, books https://t.co/DmavG57ihz, songs https://t.co/7Jew6ToJxQ

Follow 78.7k Followers

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Changing the conversation on climate change. Providing you with a daily update on all things climate: http://t.co/p81UPbOpYf

Follow 15.1k Followers

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A monthly journal covering the science of climate change, its impacts and wider implications for the economy, society and policy. Tweets by Bronwyn

Follow 21.4k Followers

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A journalistic collaboration dedicated to exploring the impact—human, environmental, economic, political—of a changing climate.

Follow 113.5k Followers

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A nonprofit news org for people who want a planet that doesn’t burn and a future that doesn’t suck. 🌍

Follow 209.7k Followers

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We run the global environmental disclosure system for business & subnational governments. Voted #1 for climate research by investors. Founding member @WMBtweets

Follow 23.8k Followers

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Director/editor of @CarbonBrief. Served 16 years at the Guardian. Author of A Life Stripped Bare, The Final Call, Will Jellyfish Rule the World?...

Follow 12.5k Followers

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Founded by @algore, we’re bringing the world together to stop climate change and create a healthy and prosperous future powered by clean energy.

Follow 344.2k Followers

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Husband/Dad. Advocate for social justice, sustainable development, clean energy & tackling climate change. Work at nonprofit @CeresNews. Tweets=mine.

Follow 13.7k Followers

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Official twitter account of the United Nations climate change secretariat. Also in French (@CCNUCC), Spanish (@CMNUCC) & German (@UNKlima). Instagram: @UNFCCC.

Follow 369.3k Followers

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Updates from World Resources Institute's Climate Program

Follow 23.2k Followers

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We conduct research on public climate change knowledge, attitudes, policy support & behavior. Posted events are not endorsements.

Follow 39.9k Followers

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Natural Resources Defense Council | The Earth's Best Defense

Follow 247.7k Followers

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Providing the progressive perspective on climate science, climate solutions, and climate politics. Tweets by @patrick_speaks.

Follow 173.5k Followers

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Meteorologist | Climate hawk | Kansas native | Host of @ourwarmregards | Signal: 316.295.8947 | Say hi: [email protected]

Follow 150.0k Followers

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Policy and Communications Director at the Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment at LSE. But these views are my own.

Follow 8.1k Followers

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Financing climate adaptation and resilience for vulnerable communities in developing countries. We've committed $357.5 million in 63 countries since 2010.

Follow 7.0k Followers

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Official account of #UnitedNations. Get latest information on the UN. Follow us on Snapchat: united-nations. #GlobalGoals #StandUp4HumanRights

Follow 8.6M Followers