Sophie Yeo

Sophie writes about climate change for Responding to Climate Change.

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When Greta told the UN that “real power belongs to the people”, she couldn’t have known the extent to which that sentiment would define the next year of climate activism. (Photo: Antonio Masiello/Getty Images) Views
Tuesday, September 03, 2019
The Rise and Rise of the Global Climate Movement
I saw Greta Thunberg for the first time in Poland at the end of last year. It was during the early days of the Katowice UNclimate negotiations. She was sitting in a makeshift TV studio, having her pigtails re-tied. I was in a hurry, chasing too many stories down at once, and paid little attention...
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Monday, September 01, 2014
Five Reasons NATO Needs to Worry About Climate Change
With Russia and the west snarling at each other, the gradual warming of the planet may seem like a problem for another day. But climate change is a security threat in itself, and not one that NATO should take lightly. In 2010, NATO secretary general Anders Fogh Rasmussen wrote : “Climate change...
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