Dipti Bhatnagar

Dipti Bhatnagar coordinates Friends of the Earth International's climate justice and energy programme. Born in Kolkata, India, Dipti has worked with Narmada Bachao Andolan to fight destructive dams in India, and on immigrant rights and safe drinking water for disadvantaged farmworker communities of color in California. She is based in Maputo, Mozambique, where she also works with JA!/Friends of the Earth Mozambique. Follow her on Twitter: @diptimoz

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Friday, September 20, 2019
We Have a Decision to Make. Change the System or Face Climate Catastrophe
Finally, it seems that the urgency of the climate crisis has become impossible for decision-makers—especially in the global North—to ignore. In the past few months, hundreds of local governments as well as a handful of national governments in the global North have declared a climate emergency. Make...
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Friday, November 18, 2016
Can Keeping It in the Ground Be Fair?
The movement to ‘ keep it in the ground ’ is gaining pace. The climate science is becoming ever more apocalyptic about how little time we have to curb dangerous climate change - a recent UNEP report suggested we have only three years to act to keep global temperature rise below 1.5 degrees C. While...
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Friday, April 03, 2015
World Leaders Lack Ambition to Tackle Climate Crisis
World governments expect to agree to a new global treaty to combat climate change in Paris in December. As the catastrophic impacts of climate change become more evident, so too escalates the urgency to act. Mar. 31 should have marked a major milestone on the road to Paris, yet only a handful of...
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