Tags: climate emergency

Peoples’ Climate Vote: Sixty-four percent sees climate change a global emergency

UNDP’s “Peoples’ Climate Vote” reflects over half the world’s population after results processed by the University of Oxford. Sixty-four percent of people believe climate change is a global emergency, despite the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. The results of the Peoples’ Climate Vote, the world’s biggest ever survey of public opinion on climate change was published on Wednesday. Covering 50 […]

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This country declared climate emergency, here is what we know

Government of New Zealand recently declared a climate emergency and also announced its commitment to make its public sector carbon-neutral by 2025, calling on the country to “act with urgency”. After returning to power with a landslide majority in October election PM Jacinda Ardern moved the motion in parliament on Wednesday. Majority of parliamentarians voted […]

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Spain declares climate emergency, signals move to renewables

Spain’s new government on Tuesday declared a “climate emergency” and pledged to unveil a draft bill on transitioning to renewable energy within its first 100 days in office. In a statement announced after the weekly cabinet meeting, the government committed to bringing a draft bill “to reduce greenhouse gas emissions with the objective of reaching […]

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