Challenging greenwash 🚨
Market Forces and our partners in Japan and the US have filed a complaint in the US securities commission against JICA over allegations of ‘misleading’ investors on coalmarketforces.org.au/jica-faces-us-…D
Our Asia Finance video series aims to break down the flows that characterize fossil fuel financing in Asia. In video 1, we look at who the players are and how the system works. #EndFossilFinance
Cut the flow of money to fossil fuel industries: 350.org/finance
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We will continue to put pressure on global leaders to ensure the survival of our islands!
On BBSei News last night, we caught up with a couple of our partners and warriors that attended COP26 to hear back some reflections and next steps moving forward. twitter.com/350Pacific/sta…
@POTUS Biden's @federalreserve chair nominee has been failing on climate.
Chair Powell needs to move the Fed to take bold regulatory action to rein in banks’ reckless fossil fuel funding. Vice Chair nominee Lael Brainard is a ready climate leader. #FossilFreeFed
Powell has been failing on climate. In his next term as@federalreservee Chair, he needs to move the Fed to take bold regulatory action to rein in banks’ reckless funding of fossil fuels. Vice Chair nominee Lael Brainard is a ready climate leader.#FossilFreeFeddp
The pandemic taught us to recognize that many of our assumptions on what is essential in society need re-configuration. It has highlighted the need to urgently re-organize society towards one that is both ecologically sustainable and socially just. fal.cn/3k1gM
Discover the incredible protest art in Glasgow over the #COP26 Climate Summit. There are so many ways you can stand up for people & the planet — including creating striking visuals that push for change! 👇
"Indigenous peoples continue to fulfil our obligations to Mother Earth. We can do these better if our rights to our lands, territories & resources, to culture & to our traditional knowledge, practices & innovations are respected." — Victoria Tauli-Corpuz
The National Australian Bank @NAB says they are committed to the Paris Agreement and phasing out lending to oil and gas - but that doesn’t mean a thing while they are still funding destructive projects like Coastal GasLink.
“The climate crisis is not only about reducing emissions – it’s about uprooting the system of injustices and ongoing exploitation of the people most affected by the climate crisis. Only if we listen to the most marginalised we can have true climate justice!” – @mitzijonelle
Climate change is not only an Environmental issue,
it's a Gender issue,
It's a Humanitarian issue,
It's a Racial issue,
It's an Economic issue,
It's a Justice issue,
It's a health issue,
It's a ............
Phasing out fossil fuels is essential if we are to keep warming to 1.5°C. 🌏🔥 However, this MUST be a just transition — towards an environmentally sustainable economy inc. decent work for all, social inclusion & the eradication of poverty. fal.cn/3jXtn34
“There is so much power, inspiration & strength when we’re together. When we sit together & strategise on what we will do.” — @kavnaidu ✊🌏 Global activists discuss what's next for the climate movement. 👇gal-dem.com/cop26-glasgow-…bm
"This is Big Oil’s PR sizzle reel". For my first feature piece in The @guardian, I reviewed hundreds of fossil fuel ads that have delayed climate action over the past four decades, and whittled them down to a dozen doozies. 1/n theguardian.com/environment/20…
Extreme weather fuelled by climate breakdown has hit British Columbia hard, yet authorities choose to side with fossil fuel companies & criminalise Wet'suwet'en water protectors instead. Make it make sense. 🤔
There's never been a more important time to highlight the dangerous consequences of falling for big polluters’ promises to “offset” their carbon emissions than NOW!
Please RETWEET until decision-makers take REAL climate action >>
In Sept, thousands of people called on @DMRE_ZA & @GwedeMantashe1 to show their commitment to a just energy future. We haven’t heard a word from them since! 🙄Today, join@350Africaa & take action. Read the 📄, send an 📧, 📞 the DMRE or tweet theuprootthedmre.org3WUFT