Category Archives: Fossil fuels

The coming tragedy of Paris: A disastrous climate deal that will see the planet burn

By: Mary Louise Malig* Like reading the ancient Greek tragedy of Homer, we are at the pages of the Iliad where we can see what hell ahead shall befall Troy. We are now in that exact moment, seeing in the

The coming tragedy of Paris: A disastrous climate deal that will see the planet burn

By: Mary Louise Malig* Like reading the ancient Greek tragedy of Homer, we are at the pages of the Iliad where we can see what hell ahead shall befall Troy. We are now in that exact moment, seeing in the

¡Luchemos por un cambio de sistema ahora! Necesitamos construir alternativas y desmantelar un proceso que nos encadenará a otra década de quemar el planeta

[Septiembre 2015, Declaración del Espacio Climático, English] Download the PDF here Hoy, a escasos meses de la XXI Sesión de la Conferencia de las Partes de la Convención Marco de las Naciones Unidas sobre el Cambio Climático (COP21) en París en diciembre

¡Luchemos por un cambio de sistema ahora! Necesitamos construir alternativas y desmantelar un proceso que nos encadenará a otra década de quemar el planeta

[Septiembre 2015, Declaración del Espacio Climático, English] Download the PDF here Hoy, a escasos meses de la XXI Sesión de la Conferencia de las Partes de la Convención Marco de las Naciones Unidas sobre el Cambio Climático (COP21) en París en diciembre

Fight for System Change Now! Why we need to build alternatives and dismantle a process that will lock us into another decade of burning the planet

[September 2015, Climate Space Statement, Español, Français] Download the PDF here Today, just few months before the 21st Conference of Parties of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC COP21) in Paris in December 2015, we see with

Fight for System Change Now! Why we need to build alternatives and dismantle a process that will lock us into another decade of burning the planet

[September 2015, Climate Space Statement, Español, Français] Download the PDF here Today, just few months before the 21st Conference of Parties of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC COP21) in Paris in December 2015, we see with

We Will Not Eat Crude Oil

Lome Declaration of Oilwatch Africa on Climate Justice and Food Sovereignty in Africa Members of Oilwatch Africa network met in Lome, Togo, on 9 June 2015 and robustly considered the implications of the world’s stubborn dependence on fossil fuels on

We Will Not Eat Crude Oil

Lome Declaration of Oilwatch Africa on Climate Justice and Food Sovereignty in Africa Members of Oilwatch Africa network met in Lome, Togo, on 9 June 2015 and robustly considered the implications of the world’s stubborn dependence on fossil fuels on

Burning the Planet, One Climate COP at a time

December 13, 2014 by Mary Louise Malig globalforest For the third year in a row, a typhoon wreaked havoc on the Philippines during a Conference of Parties (COP) of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC). In 2012, during

Burning the Planet, One Climate COP at a time

December 13, 2014 by Mary Louise Malig globalforest For the third year in a row, a typhoon wreaked havoc on the Philippines during a Conference of Parties (COP) of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC). In 2012, during

How Did Leaders Respond to the People’s Climate March?

By Pablo Solon, 26 September 2014 About 400,000 people went to the streets on September 21st to ask for real actions to address climate change. It was the greatest climate march in history. The UN Climate Summit organized by Secretary General

How Did Leaders Respond to the People’s Climate March?

By Pablo Solon, 26 September 2014 About 400,000 people went to the streets on September 21st to ask for real actions to address climate change. It was the greatest climate march in history. The UN Climate Summit organized by Secretary General