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Power Shift Pilipinas: #SulongPH

Power Shift Pilipinas national youth-led convergence takes on PH climate crisis National day of action in Cebu to protest crises of coal expansion, energy privatization and Yolanda injustice CEBU CITY – Over 100 youth and grassroots participants in the Power Shift Pilipinas (PSPH), a national youth-led convergence held in Cebu City confronting the crisis of... (More...)
Actions/Demonstrations Climate Impacts Climate Justice East Asia Fossil Fuels Power Shift Renewable Energy Southeast Asia

IPCC Report: “Nobody on this planet is going to be untouched by the impacts of climate change.”

The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) launched its latest report earlier today in Yokohama, Japan, which deals with the risk to society due to climate change and how to manage this risk. The main conclusion from the report is that  climate change is already having sweeping effects on every continent and throughout the world’s... (More...)
Climate Impacts Global

Impacts of Climate Change in Latin America and the Caribbean: 5 Things You Need to Know

On March 31st, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) will release its latest assessment report focusing on current and future climate change impacts. The IPCC brings together climate and scientific experts from around the world and is the internationally recognized body for the scientific assessment of climate change. This latest report is important because... (More...)
Climate Impacts Latin America

Burundi: Climate Impacts Hit Bujumbura

By Genny Ndayisenga, Burundi Global Power Shift Participant Sunday, February 9, 2014. It is 10:00 pm and  I stumble across posts from friends online who live in the northern suburbs of Bujumbura. They talk about heavy rains pouring down in their neighborhoods. Some even say they cannot go home because roads are flooded and no... (More...)
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Azerbaijan: Climate Impacts in Mountain Villages

Read this article in Russian The republic of Azerbaijan in Southern Caucasus, where Western Asia and Eastern Europe meet, boasts a rich cultural heritage, unique biodiversity as well as large oil and natural gas reserves. The country’s name itself translates into ‘The Land of the (Holy) Fire’, perhaps referring to flames of burning gas observed on its... (More...)
Climate Impacts Eastern Europe

Europe: Climate Impacts Have Never Hit Closer to Home

Read this article in Russian     I’ve seen all the hard data, digested all the scary graphs, seen all the heartbreaking photos from the Arctic. I’ve heard reports from other people across the world [on] what impact climate change is having on their lives and there’s nothing that I haven’t believed. But up until... (More...)
Climate Impacts Europe

Years of Living Dangerously

We’re getting together to watch the first episode of “Years of Living Dangerously” -the first chapter of an epic 9-part series that connects the dots on climate change.

 

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#WeStandWithYou - Climate Justice Vigils For the Philippines

On November 21st-22nd, 2013 people across the world will come together at vigils to remember the victims and survivors of Typhoon Haiyan, and to call for climate action that will honor their memory. Justice delayed is justice denied.

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