All Articles on COP25

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres News
Decrying 'Utterly Inadequate' Efforts to Tackle Climate Crisis, UN Chief Declares 'Our War Against Nature Must Stop'
"The point of no return is no longer over the horizon," António Guterres warned ahead of COP 25. "It is in sight and hurtling toward us."
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Iain Armitage and Jane Fonda News
Dozens Arrested for Demanding Food Justice at Jane Fonda's Fire Drill Friday Protest in DC
The weekly demonstration coincided with a global youth-led climate strike that aimed to put pressure on governments attending COP 25.
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Thousands of students participated in the global climate strike News
'We See No Other Options': Youth Activists Lead Global #ClimateStrike Ahead of COP 25
"Countless negotiations have produced much-hyped but ultimately empty commitments from the world's governments."
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People hold up signs and vent their frustrations during a Climate Change Awareness rally at Sydney Town Hall on March 15, 2019 in Sydney, Australia. News
'Be on the Right Side of History': Ahead of COP 25, Demand for Govts to Break Free From Fossil Fuels
"We expect governments to come to these climate talks to live up to the moral urgency at hand."
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fossil fuel infrastructure News
'Another Year. Another Record.': Levels of Key Climate-Heating Gases Hit New Highs in 2018, UN Reveals
"There is no sign of a slowdown, let alone a decline," warns the World Meteorological Organization chief.
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Projected Fossil Fuel Production 'Dangerously Out of Step' With Global Climate Goals, UN Report Reveals
"Governments are planning to produce about 50% more fossil fuels by 2030 than would be consistent with a 2°C pathway and 120% more than would be consistent with a 1.5°C pathway."
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New Zealand Wins Global Praise for 'Historic' Law to Bring Net Carbon Emissions to Zero by 2050
"Now continues the work to actually cut our pollution, and do that in a transformative and just way."
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The Sherburne County (Sherco) Generating Station, a coal-fired power plant owned by Xcel Energy and located in Becker, Minnesota, shown in 2016. News
Because the Climate Crisis 'Does Not Wait for Us,' Spain to Host COP25 in Place of Chile
Critics warned that changing the venue to Europe could imperil the participation of attendees from Asia, Africa, and South America.
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Chilean nationals gathered at Puerta del Sol in Madrid to protest against Chile's president, Sebastian Piñera and his austerity measures News
'Someone Cancel the Climate Crisis Too Please': Citing Social Unrest, Chile President Bows Out as COP25 Host
"The climate talks in Chile were canceled because of the very issues that are at the heart of the climate emergency: social inequality, disrespect for human rights, and an economy that prioritizes big business and polluters over the needs of everyday people."
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climate strikers News
Demanding Seat at the Table, Youth Organizers Announce New Wave of Climate Strikes Ahead of UN Talks in Chile
"Young people are making it clear that we will support and vote for leaders who will listen to us because we will be here, striking, marching, rallying, and voting."
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