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Monthly report: February 2020

This month, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 174 influencers like IIED and The Guardian, discussing hashtags such as #climate , #WUF10 and #SDGs.
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Decarbonizing Latin American regions

On Feb 11, 2020
@ClimateGroup shared
Through the #Under2Coalition Climate Pathway Project, Madre de Dios, Querétaro and São Paulo have identified priority sectors for decarbonization and will develop catalogues of policy options to tackle them👍 https://t.co/1ZNT8gAp9i @GCFTaskForce @WinrockIntl @ClimateStrateg
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The Amazon Basin is rich in mineral deposits - particularly gold - and, as a result, mining has become an economically important activity in many Amazonian regions. However, much of the mining is illegal in nature, often occurring in protected reserves by artisanal and small-scale miners, ...

www.under2coalition.org
On Feb 11, 2020
@ClimateGroup shared
Through the #Under2Coalition Climate Pathway Project, Madre de Dios, Querétaro and São Paulo have identified priority sectors for decarbonization and will develop catalogues of policy options to tackle them👍 https://t.co/1ZNT8gAp9i @GCFTaskForce @WinrockIntl @ClimateStrateg
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Decarbonizing Latin American regions

Decarbonizing Latin American regions

The Amazon Basin is rich in mineral deposits - particularly gold - and, as a result, mining has become an economically important activity in many Amazonian regions. However, much of the ...

Rajendra Pachauri, former IPCC head accused of sexual harassment, dies aged 79

On Feb 14, 2020
@dpcarrington shared
Rajendra Pachauri, former IPCC head accused of sexual harassment, dies aged 79 https://t.co/5AmASMbrNX
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Environmentalist was in charge when UN climate change panel shared 2007 Nobel peace prize but career was marred by harassment claims

www.theguardian.com
On Feb 14, 2020
@dpcarrington shared
Rajendra Pachauri, former IPCC head accused of sexual harassment, dies aged 79 https://t.co/5AmASMbrNX
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Rajendra Pachauri, former IPCC head accused of sexual harassment, dies aged 79

Rajendra Pachauri, former IPCC head accused of sexual harassment, dies aged 79

Environmentalist was in charge when UN climate change panel shared 2007 Nobel peace prize but career was marred by harassment claims

Bloomberg’s Billions: How the Candidate Built an Empire of Influence

On Feb 16, 2020
@MarcGunther shared
Bloomberg’s Billions: A deep look at how his #philanthropy and political giving has helped him win friends and influence people https://t.co/YI4rkyUhvD
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The former mayor’s philanthropy has been a boon for progressive causes, earning support from Democrats nationwide even as parts of his record give them pause.

www.nytimes.com
On Feb 16, 2020
@MarcGunther shared
Bloomberg’s Billions: A deep look at how his #philanthropy and political giving has helped him win friends and influence people https://t.co/YI4rkyUhvD
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Bloomberg’s Billions: How the Candidate Built an Empire of Influence

Bloomberg’s Billions: How the Candidate Built an Empire of Influence

The former mayor’s philanthropy has been a boon for progressive causes, earning support from Democrats nationwide even as parts of his record give them pause.

The future of dams and the future of the planet – new podcast!

On Feb 23, 2020
@IIED shared
RT @GlobalDevInst: Carbon free power, the green economy and the response to climate change Listen to David Hulme in conversation with Paul Ekins @UCL_ISR in the latest #FutureDAMS podcast: 'The future of dams 🌊 and the future of the planet 🌎'. 🎧 https://t.co/PYBMvtf1I9 https://t.co/MCWXWE4Z8o
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Can dams have a positive role in the future? Are we making progress towards environmental challenges? What action is needed to decarbonise the world? Listen to the second of the FutureDAMS podcasts which features David Hulme (CEO of the FutureDAMS project) in conversation with Paul Ekins ...

www.futuredams.org
On Feb 23, 2020
@IIED shared
RT @GlobalDevInst: Carbon free power, the green economy and the response to climate change Listen to David Hulme in conversation with Paul Ekins @UCL_ISR in the latest #FutureDAMS podcast: 'The future of dams 🌊 and the future of the planet 🌎'. 🎧 https://t.co/PYBMvtf1I9 https://t.co/MCWXWE4Z8o
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The future of dams and the future of the planet – new podcast!

The future of dams and the future of the planet – new podcast!

Can dams have a positive role in the future? Are we making progress towards environmental challenges? What action is needed to decarbonise the world? Listen to the second of the FutureDAMS ...

New Study Projects Severe Water Shortages in the Colorado River Basin

On Feb 25, 2020
@SierraClub shared
RT @insideclimate: Just how sensitive to global warming is the water flow of the Colorado River? A new study measured declining water flows as a result of the shrinking Rocky Mountain snowpack, and the results don’t look good. https://t.co/hDSQkt7wOC
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The loss of the reflective snowpack drives evaporation and reduces the flow of water, the study found.

insideclimatenews.org
On Feb 25, 2020
@SierraClub shared
RT @insideclimate: Just how sensitive to global warming is the water flow of the Colorado River? A new study measured declining water flows as a result of the shrinking Rocky Mountain snowpack, and the results don’t look good. https://t.co/hDSQkt7wOC
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New Study Projects Severe Water Shortages in the Colorado River Basin

New Study Projects Severe Water Shortages in the Colorado River Basin

The loss of the reflective snowpack drives evaporation and reduces the flow of water, the study found.

To be credible at Cop26, the UK needs a plan for its climate plan

On Mar 1, 2020
@SEIclimate shared
RT @ClimateHome: Britain’s new Cop26 president Alok Sharma has a problem over upgrading the UK’s climate plan, also known as NDC... https://t.co/MK4YTMk0Ug
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The obvious time for the UK to publish its NDC would be before the Commonwealth meeting in June, to leverage countries like India and South Africa

www.climatechangenews.com
On Mar 1, 2020
@SEIclimate shared
RT @ClimateHome: Britain’s new Cop26 president Alok Sharma has a problem over upgrading the UK’s climate plan, also known as NDC... https://t.co/MK4YTMk0Ug
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To be credible at Cop26, the UK needs a plan for its climate plan

To be credible at Cop26, the UK needs a plan for its climate plan

The obvious time for the UK to publish its NDC would be before the Commonwealth meeting in June, to leverage countries like India and South Africa

Climate change could be a 'catastrophic' national security threat, report warns

On Feb 27, 2020
@UCSUSA shared
New @CntrClimSec report warns "climate change could be a 'catastrophic' national security threat." To avoid global security threats, we must #ActOnClimate. https://t.co/wApzyS0ra7
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"Even at scenarios of low warming, each region of the world will face severe risks to national and global security in the next three decades," according to a report by the Center for Climate and Security.

www.usatoday.com
On Feb 27, 2020
@UCSUSA shared
New @CntrClimSec report warns "climate change could be a 'catastrophic' national security threat." To avoid global security threats, we must #ActOnClimate. https://t.co/wApzyS0ra7
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Climate change could be a 'catastrophic' national security threat, report warns

Climate change could be a 'catastrophic' national security threat, report warns

"Even at scenarios of low warming, each region of the world will face severe risks to national and global security in the next three decades," according to a report by the Center for ...

Microsoft, Nestlé and BlackRock put climate action centre stage at Davos

On Feb 1, 2020
@CDP shared
[email protected], @BTGroup and @Danone are among the 179 companies that made our #CDPAList. Of these, more than 100 have their climate targets validated by @SBTI. Discover who's taking the lead on #ClimateAction via @Ethical_Corp: https://t.co/g1K7JwhJRq
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This week’s gathering of business leaders and government heads in Davos for the World Economic Forum’s annual meeting is a major date in the sustainable business calendar, with big corporates using the media spotlight on the Swiss ski resort to highlight major announcements. ...

www.ethicalcorp.com
On Feb 1, 2020
@CDP shared
[email protected], @BTGroup and @Danone are among the 179 companies that made our #CDPAList. Of these, more than 100 have their climate targets validated by @SBTI. Discover who's taking the lead on #ClimateAction via @Ethical_Corp: https://t.co/g1K7JwhJRq
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Microsoft, Nestlé and BlackRock put climate action centre stage at Davos

Microsoft, Nestlé and BlackRock put climate action centre stage at Davos

This week’s gathering of business leaders and government heads in Davos for the World Economic Forum’s annual meeting is a major date in the sustainable business calendar, with big ...

Top Influencers

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International Institute for Environment and Development: Conducts policy research on climate change, natural resources, sustainable markets & human settlements

Follow 39.3k Followers

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The world's leading liberal voice since 1821. Find us on Instagram https://t.co/tXj8S3ioRV

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Mobilizing investor and business leadership for a sustainable world. Tweets are not endorsements.

Follow 34.0k Followers

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News and comment on the world's most important environmental stories

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Where the conversation begins. Follow for breaking news, special reports, RTs of our journalists and more from https://t.co/YapuoqX0HS.

Follow 34.6M Followers

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Since 1892, the Sierra Club has been working to protect communities, wild places, and the planet itself.

Follow 268.6k 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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Reporting about nonprofits, foundations, business, sustainability, global poverty, animal welfare. Blogging at https://t.co/ObQlzVQld5

Follow 35.7k 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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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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Journalist with Thomson Reuters Foundation, editor of https://t.co/W4uIrEiIgh. Feminist who cares about aid, development, resilience and climate issues

Follow 4.5k 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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I'm head of environment at the Guardian

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InsideClimate News is a Pulitzer-winning non-profit, non-partisan news organization that covers clean energy, carbon energy, nuclear energy and climate science.

Follow 74.1k Followers

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Stockholm Environment Institute climate & policy research team, working at 7 centres worldwide. We post highlights of our work & interesting items we encounter.

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

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The go-to site for international climate change news. Follow our editors @climatemegan and @KarlMathiesen

Follow 27.8k 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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Meteorologist | Climate hawk | Kansas native | Host of @ourwarmregards | Signal: 316.295.8947 | Say hi: [email protected]

Follow 150.0k Followers

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Up-to-the-minute information on #environment and #sustainable development negotiations & related activities http://t.co/FyK6neDG

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