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Contents with tag: COP21

25 Nov 2015
COP21 SERIES: Free trade undermines our right to health and the fight against climate change

Climate change threatens the right to health. According to the World Health Organization, climate change is already responsible for approximately 150,000 deaths every year. It also worsens environmental conditions, contributing to poorer health, nutrition, and water quality.

30 Oct 2015
IBON CJ Watch October 2015

The Bonn climate change negotiations commenced last October 23, 2015 with a still contentious 33-page draft negotiating text.

Negotiators have yet again wrapped up another set of climate talks without producing a draft text that will be the basis of a new global climate agreement
11 Sep 2015
IBON CJ Watch ADP2.10

Negotiators have yet again wrapped up another set of climate talks without producing a draft text that will be the basis of a new global climate agreement to be adopted in December by the 21st Conference of Parties (COP21) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC).

5 Dec 2015
Global Peoples' Surge in Paris: Voices of Frontline Communities

People & Planet in Crisis: Frontline Communities' Voices on Climate Justice and System Change

4 Dec 2015
Save the Dates: Global Peoples' Surge in Paris

Calendar of Activities for COP21

16 Nov 2015
IBON Primer on a New Climate Protocol
On December 2015, officials of states and global agencies will gather anew in Paris for the COP 21 to produce a draft text that will be the basis of a new global climate agreement to replace the diluted standards of the Kyoto Protocol. 
 
The Paris talks will be under the watchful eyes of the world’s policy makers and advocates on climate and development, mass media, the scientific and academic communities, business, civil society, and the public at large.
29 Sep 2015
People’s organizations and communities rally for climate justice and system change

A day after the world’s leaders adopted a new set of ‘Sustainable Development Goals’ (SDGs) peoples’ organizations of peasants, workers, migrants, and frontline climate-impacted communities from Asia, Africa, Latin America, and Europe held coordinated country launches of Global Peoples’ Surge (GPS) on 28 September 2015.

24 Sep 2015
Save the Date: Peoples Demands for Paris and Beyond - 28 September 2015

What's at stake for the people at the 21st Conference of Parties in Paris?

24 Aug 2015
IPCC affirms historical responsibility and equity in combating climate change

The authors of the 5th assessment report (AR5) of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) stressed the need for urgent global coordinated action to combat human-induced climate change based on historical responsibility and equity.

18 Jun 2015
Statement: Global peoples' surge toward a better future

The much awaited publication of the Pope’s encyclical letter on climate change takes the issue of climate change and social justice further into the public’s consciousness. The Pope aims to influence governments and corporations in time before the 21st Conference of Parties (COP) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) commences negotiations for a global climate deal in Paris on December 2015. It sends a heightened call-to-action, not only for world leaders to adopt a legally binding agreement on greenhouse gas emissions reductions and other urgent climate measures by governments and corporations, but also to billions of people, in their organizations and communities, to stand for climate justice and transformative social change.

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