Send a Message to Leaders in Rio: Stop Fossil Fuel Subsidies!

Send a Message to Leaders in Rio: Stop Fossil Fuel Subsidies!

In one week, the UN is gathering global leaders to Brazil for Rio +20, marking twenty years since the conference in the same city made the environment a priority for global governance. Twenty years on, many things still need to change. Advocates are circulating a petition to end governments’ subsidies of fossil fuels, which currently… Read more »

Updates from Durban Climate Talks

Updates from Durban Climate Talks

The 17th Conference of the Parties (COP17) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) is now in progress in the sunny city of Durban, South Africa. This conference has been occurring annually since 1995 to assess progress in dealing with climate change and to make decisions and resolutions on the implementation of… Read more »