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John Sauven: Arctic oil—It is madness to celebrate a new source of fossil fuels
After months of delays, Gazprom has announced that the first ever shipment of oil from offshore Arctic waters has begun the journey to Europe.
Report lauds global climate legislation, details need for further action
The 2014 GLOBE study reviews climate change legislation in 66 countries that account for nearly 90% of global emissions.
“Unprecedented” forest protection platform launched
A new tool that allows users to digitally track an array of forest-related data was released Thursday by the World Resources Institute.
Olympians call for climate action amid warm temperatures in Sochi
Some of the world’s best athletes have seized upon this year’s unique circumstances to urge international action on climate change.
Italian Climate Network
Italian Climate Network works to build a movement extended and incisive, leading to positive changes in society, economy and the transformation to a low-energy model of CO2. Follow: Italian Climate Network >>
Community Forests Pemba (CFP)
Community Forests Pemba Project seeks to make conservation a consequence of production – Improving the health and integrity of Pemba’s natural ecosystems while providing livelihoods through the sustainable harvest of fruits, medic...
Kelly Rigg: Russian government must release Greenpeace activists
As Executive Director of the Global Call for Climate Action, a network of more than 400 organizations working to protect the climate, I call on the Russian government to release the 30 activists from Greenpeace being held on charges of piracy.
Regional impacts from the IPCC: Climate change around the world
According to the IPCC, the evidence of human-caused climate change is now more certain than ever. What does the IPCC say about the regional impacts of the changing climate?
Thousands homeless due to flooding in Sudan, Russia, and China
Continents apart, the nations of Sudan, Russia, and China all find themselves battered by unusually heavy rainfall that has left thousands homeless, exacerbated public health issues, and caused untold economic damage.
Activists in Georgia prep October anti-coal week of action
Youth activists in Georgia are preparing for a nationwide week of action against coal in the last week of October, as part of the Global Power Shift Phase II movement.
Summer of 2013 brings record breaking heat to Asia, Europe, and North America
People across Asia, Europe, and North America are experiencing sweltering high temperatures this summer in the Northern Hemisphere, with the kind of record breaking heat events that are more frequent due to climate change.
The Climate Group
The Climate Group is an independent, not-for-profit organization working to inspire and catalyze leadership for a Clean Revolution: a low carbon future that is smarter, better and more prosperous. For all. Follow: The Climate Group >> &...
Carbon Market Watch
Carbon Market Watch, a project of Nature Code – Centre of Development & Environment, scrutinizes carbon markets and advocates for fair and effective climate protection. Carbon Market Watch was launched in November 2012 to expand the work ...
International Center for Agricultural Research in Dry Areas (ICARDA)
ICARDA is a global agricultural research center working with countries in the world’s dry areas to promote sustainable agriculture, raise farmer incomes, and strengthen food security. Follow: ICARDA >>
Coolmyplanet.org is a global citizen initiative to combat rising temperatures and climate change, through offsetting based on thermal credits. Follow: Coolmyplanet.org >>
The Climate Bonds Initiative is an investor-focused not-for-profit, promoting large-scale investment in the low-carbon economy. It promotes safe and secure investments suitable to the needs of pension and insurance funds. Its goal is to rapid...