#Carbon Emissions

  • Article: African Civil Society Organisations Warn Leaders to Act Now at Major Climate Conference

    African Civil Society Organisations Warn Leaders to Act Now at Major Climate Conference

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Dec. 11, 2019

    Africa is responsible for less than 4% of emissions, yet it’s the most vulnerable to climate change. Read more

  • Article: EasyJet to Become World's First Major Airline to Run Net-Zero Flights

    EasyJet to Become World's First Major Airline to Run Net-Zero Flights

    By Imogen Calderwood  and  Erica Sanchez|Nov. 19, 2019

    Aviation is responsible for 2% of all human-induced CO2 emissions. Read more

  • Article: UN Climate Report Reveals 'Worst Case' Sea Level Scenario Is Even Worse Than We Thought

    UN Climate Report Reveals 'Worst Case' Sea Level Scenario Is Even Worse Than We Thought

    By Helen Lock|Sept. 25, 2019

    In a worst case scenario, sea levels could now rise by up to 1.1 metres by 2100. Read more

  • Feature: Extinction Rebellion Has a Powerful Message for Insiders at London Fashion Week

    Extinction Rebellion Has a Powerful Message for Insiders at London Fashion Week

    By Helen Lock|Sept. 13, 2019

    It's the perfect time to highlight the devastating environmental impact of the fashion industry. Read more

  • Article: Glasgow to Host the Most Important Gathering on Climate Change Since the Paris Agreement

    Glasgow to Host the Most Important Gathering on Climate Change Since the Paris Agreement

    By Imogen Calderwood  and  Erica Sanchez|Sept. 11, 2019

    COP26 is officially coming to Scotland in 2020. Read more

  • Article: Ireland to Plant 440 Million Trees by 2040 to Fight the Climate Crisis

    Ireland to Plant 440 Million Trees by 2040 to Fight the Climate Crisis

    By James Hitchings-Hales  and  Erica Sanchez|Sept. 4, 2019

    That’s 22 million trees, every single year, for two decades. Read more

  • Article: This UK University Just Banned Beef to Combat Climate Change

    This UK University Just Banned Beef to Combat Climate Change

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Aug. 13, 2019

    It's also aiming to be carbon neutral by 2025 — 25 years earlier than the UK's national target. Read more

  • Article: Want to Take a Holiday Without Flying? Here Are Some Tips From the No-Fly Movement

    Want to Take a Holiday Without Flying? Here Are Some Tips From the No-Fly Movement

    By Helen Lock|July 29, 2019

    "Flygskam" meaning "flight shame" is a buzzword in Sweden. Global Citizen finds out more. Read more