#Climate Crisis

  • Article: New Campaign Calls for UK Ban on Adverts for Large Cars That Pollute the Planet

    New Campaign Calls for UK Ban on Adverts for Large Cars That Pollute the Planet

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Aug. 4, 2020

    Activists wants to ban adverts for SUVs in the same way that you can no longer promote smoking. Read more

  • Article: This Landmark Climate Case in Ireland Might Be ‘Huge' for the Rest of Europe Too

    This Landmark Climate Case in Ireland Might Be ‘Huge' for the Rest of Europe Too

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Aug. 4, 2020

    Climate activists took on the government — and won. Read more

  • Article: Celebrity Parents Call on British PM Boris Johnson to Protect Children With Green COVID-19 Recovery

    Celebrity Parents Call on British PM Boris Johnson to Protect Children With Green COVID-19 Recovery

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|July 27, 2020

    Stars including Julie Walters signed a letter calling for children to be central to the PM's plans. Read more

  • Article: Greenpeace Activists Drape Banners on Notre Dame Cathedral Crane Demanding Climate Action

    Greenpeace Activists Drape Banners on Notre Dame Cathedral Crane Demanding Climate Action

    By Sarah El Gharib|July 10, 2020

    The organization is asking for “far-reaching and radical reforms” from French President Macron. Read more

  • Article: Boris Johnson’s ‘New Deal’  Will Damage Chances to Lower Emissions in Future, Climate Activists Say

    Boris Johnson’s ‘New Deal’ Will Damage Chances to Lower Emissions in Future, Climate Activists Say

    By Helen Lock|July 1, 2020

    The PM says he wants to “build back greener” but activists say it’s a missed opportunity. Read more

  • Article: Almost All of UK Citizens' Assembly on Climate Change Backs a Green Coronavirus Recovery

    Almost All of UK Citizens' Assembly on Climate Change Backs a Green Coronavirus Recovery

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|June 23, 2020

    Most of its members agreed that the pandemic offers a chance to shift to a greener economy. Read more

  • Feature: 12 Important Moments in the History of Climate Action: In Photos

    12 Important Moments in the History of Climate Action: In Photos

    By Olivia KestinHelen Lock  and  Pia Gralki|June 5, 2020

    Young people have pioneered climate action over decades and they aren’t letting COVID-19 stop them. Read more

  • Article: How Can Climate Change Impact Global Health?

    How Can Climate Change Impact Global Health?

    By Catherine Caruso|April 15, 2020

    From extreme weather to air pollution, environmental damage can be disastrous for human health too. Read more