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Paris Agreement

Mobilizing Climate Finance to Avoid Catastrophe

Without immediate, genuine transfers of wealth from Global North to Global South to enable just transitions around the world, we stand no chance of meeting our collective goals for limiting the worst impacts of the climate crisis.

Brandon Wu ·

'Justice Is With Us!': Climate Groups Cheer French Court Order to Cut Emissions

"We owe this... to the unprecedented mobilization of the 2.3 million people who supported the Case of the Century."

Jessica Corbett ·

Biden Can Block Fossil Fuel Projects With Pollution Equal to Over 400 Coal Plants: Report

"As alarming as these projected emissions are, the silver lining is that President Biden has the authority and opportunity to stop these projects."

Brett Wilkins ·

24 More Nations Join Global Methane Pledge Welcomed as 'Great Start' But Inadequate

"There's one move left to keep the planet from catastrophe, cutting methane as fast as we can from all sources."

Brett Wilkins ·

'The Burning of Fossil Fuels Is Killing Us,' WHO Warns in COP 26 Report

"Climate change is the single biggest health threat facing humanity," the U.N. agency says. "While no one is safe from the health impacts of climate change, they are disproportionately felt by the most vulnerable and disadvantaged."

Jessica Corbett ·

Climate Emergency May Displace 216 Million Within Countries by 2050: World Bank

"The Groundswell report is a stark reminder of the human toll of climate change, particularly on the world's poorest—those who are contributing the least to its causes."

Jessica Corbett ·

'Out of Control': Brazilian Amazon Deforestation Hits Highest Level in a Decade

"At this rate, we will not be able to keep global warming below 1.5ºC, a target defined in the Paris agreement," said the conservation institute Imazon.

Brett Wilkins ·

The Glasgow Climate Talks Are a Vital Deadline for Action

It is vital that the world’s nations use Glasgow to commit to immediately and rapidly reducing their dependency on fossil fuels, not merely set climate goals that are decades into the future.

Alec Connon ·

'Deeply Concerning': Biden Treasury Guidance Fails to End US Support for Fossil Fuels Abroad

"The United States can't be a credible climate leader at COP 26 while using public money on fossil fuels—climate leaders don't support new gas projects."

Jessica Corbett ·

Warning of Climate Chaos, New Campaign Demands Fed 'Stop Fossil Fuel Finance'

"Not only does the Fed have legal authority to stop fossil fuel finance—it's their responsibility."

Brett Wilkins ·

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