Contents with tag: climate justice
6 November | 2:30 – 4:30 pm (UTC+1:00)
People’s Climate Summit (in Bonn, Germany)
Wissenschaftszentrum (WiZe) room 152
by IBON International and Rosa-Luxemburg-Stiftung (Rosa Luxemburg Foundation)
An infographic about the 23rd Conference of Parties to the UNFCCC on November 2017, in Bonn, Germany.
It has been almost two years since the Paris Climate Agreement was signed, but much work still lies ahead to get on with the challenging task of implementing the agreement in countries whose governments have joined in.
Join us on August 7, in Toronto, Canada, as we hold a workshop on the climate-militarism nexus as part of Solidarity & Fight Back: Building Resistance to US-led War, Militarism and Neo-Fascism!
The number of environmental activists being killed worldwide has been increasing over the years. In 2015, 185 deaths--the highest in history--were recorded from 16 different countries. 40% of these environmental activists were members of indigenous groups and 42 of the 185 are protest-related deaths.
Calendar of Activities for COP21
Campaign for Climate Justice Nepal (CCJN), in collaboration with Rural Reconstruction Nepal, South Asia Alliance for Poverty Eradication (SAAPE) and LDC Watch has organised a half-day "Multi-Stakeholder Dialogue on Climate Justice" on 22nd November 2015 in Kathmandu.
It is time to fully recognize that climate change is not only an environmental issue but also a matter of justice since it arises from the gross injustices of capitalism driven by profit and accumulation. It is not simply a matter of differing levels of development since the historical difference in levels of development resulted from exploitation by centuries of colonialism and continuing neocolonialism. It is a human issue with immediate implications for jobs, homes, health, food, and lives. Those who are hit first and hardest are those who contributed least to the problem. Climate change will only exacerbate poverty and widen the gap between the small rich section and the poorest of the world.
The Climate Justice Core Group is a team of social justice activist on Climate Justice (CJ) from 5 sites in Kenya namely: Migori, Mfangano Island, Cherangani, Malindi and Mathare in Nairobi.