Bold New Commitments Announced by Thousands of States, Regions, Cities, Businesses, Investors and NGOs
Focus Turns to UN Climate Conference in Poland and UN Secretary General’s Leaders’ Summit in 2019
A major climate summit ended in San Francisco, California, on Friday 14 September, with delegates calling on national governments to join climate actionGCASJerry Brown Read More
In 1988 – the same year Nasa’s James Hansen warned Congress about the threats posed by human-caused global warming – water expert Peter Gleick wrote about the wet and dry extremes that it would create for California:
California will get the worst of all possible worlds – more flooding in the winter, less available water californiaclimate changedroughteconomyJames HansenJerry BrownPeter Gleick Read More
UN Climate Change News, 2 March 2018 – Businesses, governments, NGOs, arts and music organizations, academic institutions, and others can apply to host an affiliate event at the upcoming Global Climate Action Summit (September 12 to 14) in California this year.
The Summit will be co-hosted by California’s governor Edmund Brown, the chief californiaclimate actionJerry BrownPatricia Espinosa Read More
LONDON, Dec 28 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - From U.S. President Donald Trump pulling his country out of the Paris climate change deal to devastating hurricanes, floods and droughts wreaking havoc around the world, 2017 has been a rocky year when it comes to climate change.
But action to address worsening climate 2017Anna Hazareclimate heroesclimateactionJerry BrownRalegan SiddhiRuth Khasaya Oniang'oRWE Read More
The United Nations should give a “seat at the table” to a powerful group of US states, cities, tribes and businesses that are committed to taking action on climate change, Michael Bloomberg has urged.
In an apparent bid to circumvent US president Donald Trump’s moves to withdraw from the Paris accord, the billionaire #WeAreStillInCOP23Jerry BrownMichael Bloomberg Read More
Initiative Will Compile and Quantify Efforts from U.S. States, Cities, Businesses and Other Actors to Address Climate Change in Alignment with the Paris Agreement
SACRAMENTO – California Governor Jerry Brown and Michael Bloomberg have launched “America’s Pledge on climate change”, a new initiative to compile and quantify the actions of states, Jerry BrownMichael Bloomberg Read More