Monthly Archives: April 2021

The Climate Crisis Newsletter: Why 1.5 Degrees?

by Bill McKibben Source: The Climate Crisis Newsletter The number has dramatically reorganized global thinking around the climate.View in browser | Update your preferencesIt’s Earth Day +51, as we near the end of President Biden’s first hundred days, and forty world leaders are … Continue reading

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Water Stress: A Global Problem That’s Getting Worse | Council on Foreign Relations

Source: Water Stress: A Global Problem That’s Getting Worse | Council on Foreign Relations

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Pope Francis, in Earth Day messages, warns ‘we are at the edge’ on climate change | Earthbeat | National Catholic Reporter

Source: Pope Francis, in Earth Day messages, warns ‘we are at the edge’ on climate change | Earthbeat | National Catholic Reporter

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US 2030 goals will take world closer to holding global heating below 2C | Climate change | The Guardian

Source: US 2030 goals will take world closer to holding global heating below 2C | Climate change | The Guardian

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RealClimate: Two graphs show the path to 1.5 degrees

Source: RealClimate: Two graphs show the path to 1.5 degrees

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Rich People Paying Other Rich People for Carbon Offsets Is Not a Climate “Solution” | The New Republic

Source: Rich People Paying Other Rich People for Carbon Offsets Is Not a Climate “Solution” | The New Republic

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There’s a Booming Business in America’s Forests. Some Aren’t Happy About It. – The New York Times

Source: There’s a Booming Business in America’s Forests. Some Aren’t Happy About It. – The New York Times

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Civil society groups release “Fair Shares NDC” model – Friends of the Earth

Source: Civil society groups release “Fair Shares NDC” model – Friends of the Earth Washington, DC— April 8, 2021 Today, environmental, environmental justice, and international development groups are releasing the “Fair Shares Nationally Determined Contribution” (“Fair Shares NDC”) laying out … Continue reading

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Biden’s Emissions Targets and the Tyranny of Low Climate Expectations | The New Republic

Source: Biden’s Emissions Targets and the Tyranny of Low Climate Expectations | The New Republic

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Letter of the Holy Father Francis on the occasion of the 2021 Spring Meeting of the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund (5-11 April 2021)

Source: Letter of the Holy Father Francis on the occasion of the 2021 Spring Meeting of the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund (5-11 April 2021)

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