#Climate Crisis

  • Article: I Sat Outside a UK Government Building on Hunger Strike for 15 Days Demanding Climate Action
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    I Sat Outside a UK Government Building on Hunger Strike for 15 Days Demanding Climate Action

    Aug. 14, 2019

    Cliff Kendall is one of 1,100 doctors supporting Extinction Rebellion’s climate action. Read more

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

    Aug. 13, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

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

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

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 13, 2019

    “As one of the UK’s most sustainable cities… Glasgow is the right choice.” Read more

  • Article: Whaley Bridge Dam Collapse Is 'Wake Up Call' on Britain's Need to Prepare for Climate Change Impact
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    Whaley Bridge Dam Collapse Is 'Wake Up Call' on Britain's Need to Prepare for Climate Change Impact

    By Helen Lock|Aug. 5, 2019

    Flash flooding has been causing havoc in the UK — leading to concern about climate preparedness. Read more

  • Article: Every One of the UK's 10 Hottest Years Have All Occurred Since 2002
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    Every One of the UK's 10 Hottest Years Have All Occurred Since 2002

    By Imogen Calderwood|July 31, 2019

    The past 135 years have brought some really alarming changes to British weather. Read more

  • Article: This English Region Is Planning a World-First for Climate Change Teaching
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    This English Region Is Planning a World-First for Climate Change Teaching

    By Imogen Calderwood|July 31, 2019

    Its new mayor, Jamie Driscoll, declared a climate emergency on his first day in office in May. Read more

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

  • Article: Low-Carbon Energy Generated More Than Half of UK's Electricity in 2018 for the First Time
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    Low-Carbon Energy Generated More Than Half of UK's Electricity in 2018 for the First Time

    By Imogen Calderwood|July 26, 2019

    Renewables and nuclear were responsible for a record-breaking 52.6%. Read more