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Open letter to COP18 Delegates from Bill McKibben, Nnimmo Bassey & Pablo Soló n

Open letter: To really address climate change UNFCCC-COP18 should decide to leave under the soil more than 2/3 of the fossil reserves 2012 saw the shocking melt of the Arctic, leading our greatest climatologist to declare a ‘planetary emergency,’ and … Continue reading

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Rio march pics, via Patrick Bond

Wednesday 20 June was a critical day to protest the Green Economy orientation of the United Nations Environment Program, the Rio+20 farce and the Brazilian government’s hostility to nature and people. It wasn’t an easy day because by mistake, someone … Continue reading

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Sign on “Rights at Risk in Rio

Deleting our Rights, Bracketing our Future Why we need a People’s Summit By Paul Quintos Ibon International March 23, 2012 I think the best way to appreciate the people’s summit in Rio is to look at what’s happening here in … Continue reading

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Camino a Río+20 y más allá…

http://haciario20.wordpress.com/ Information on the peoples space at rio+20

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SA metalworkers union v Conf of Polluters and carbon trading; and for energy nationalization, Just Transition

NUMSA CENTRAL COMMITTEE STATEMENT Wednesday 14 December 2011 … COP 17 & Class Struggle: Amidst the deepening crisis of climate change and in the context of the COP17 negotiations that were taking place in Durban, the National Union of Metalworkers … Continue reading

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OccupyCOP17 Supports 10-Dec. International Day of Human Rights

#OccupyCop17 letter of support for Madrid’s callout: International Day of Action for Human Rights A Statement on Intergenerational Rights Let us not forget that the victories that will define 2011 in the pages of history began in Africa. That story … Continue reading

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CJN Press Release. COP17 succumbs to Climate Apartheid

For Immediate Release 10 December, 2011 COP17 succumbs to Climate Apartheid Antidote is Cochabamba Peoples’ Agreement http://www.climate-justice-now.org Durban, S. Africa –Decisions resulting from the UN COP17 climate summit in Durban constitute a crime against humanity, according to Climate Justice Now! … Continue reading

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