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Introducing Our New U.S. Digital Campaigner: How Divesting from Fossil Fuels Started with a Field of Bees

Since starting at 350.org as the new US Digital Divestment Campaigner, I keep thinking of one summer afternoon storm two years ago in Eastern Turkey. The sky was a sick orange as ominous dust clouds marched across the Anatolian plateaus. Old nomadic beekeepers, with their faces wrinkled from years of squinting at the horizon sighed... (More...)
Climate Impacts Divestment Europe North America

The costs of doing nothing would haunt us for centuries

If you thought your business was safe from the impacts of climate change, think again. A new report titled “Risky Business” quantifies climate risks for the U.S. Economy and urges U.S. businesses and policymakers to take immediate action on climate change. Check out the snippet and video below to find out more: “By not acting... (More...)
Climate Impacts North America

Hundred-year Balkan floods: a report from the ground

Guest blog by Rastko Šejić from Obrenovac, Serbia, 350.org Global Power Shift participant Obrenovac, Serbia It’s 6:00 on 16th May when an SMS from my little sister Rastislava wakes me up to a gloomy morning. It’s been raining heavily for three days. My sister’s message reads, “Our neighbourhood is under water”. I call her immediately.... (More...)
Climate Impacts Eastern Europe Europe Extreme Weather Fossil Fuels

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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