Featured Updates – Page 2

Ripple Effect: The People’s Climate March One Year Later

One year ago today, I was standing at the top of Sixth Avenue here in New York City with 400,000 others at the People’s Climate March. We stood with our hands raised together in the air–mothers, students, workers, doctors, climate activists–each of us there because we believed in the unifying slogan of the day: to... (More...)

The ones we have been waiting for

In three months, the Paris Climate Summit will be wrapping up, and we’ll know whether world governments have done their job — or failed to deliver the ambitious global climate treaty we so urgently need. We don’t know exactly how things will turn out, but we know what our response needs to be. As the... (More...)
Actions/Demonstrations Climate Justice Europe

Delivering the Carbon Bubble to the #GlobeDebate

Despite 2015 being on track to become the warmest year on record, climate change had been largely ignored by the federal leaders. Knowing this, climate activists in Calgary delivered a special present to Canada’s federal party leaders last night – a gigantic carbon bubble. Measuring in at nearly 20 feet around, around 50 people rallied at the... (More...)
Canada Tar Sands

Frontline Truths: Stories From the Pacific Climate Warriors

The stories we have collected across the region, represent our climate realities. It also represents our shared hope for the Pacific and the world. This year 350.org Pacific took ownership of how our stories are being told to the world. The following are our truths as a people at the frontlines of climate change. These... (More...)
Climate Impacts Pacific

“Artivism and Creativity” in Southeast Asia

Recently, I had the pleasure to be part of the East Asia Leadership Camp, that was held in Ha Long Bay in Vietnam. Amongst the many amazing workshop sessions, presentations and breakout sessions, was one on “Artivism and Creativity” facilitated by Hong Hoang, the Southeast Asia Coordinator, and two brilliant artists from Vietnam, Lan Nguyen... (More...)
Coal Coal East Asia Fossil Fuels Southeast Asia Training