One Planet Summit press release:
On September 26th 2018, the One Planet Summit gathered in New York for a second edition after launching last year in Paris. More than 40 leaders, from politics to economics and civil society, reported on 30 worldwide breakthrough initiatives to accelerate the implementation of the Paris COP24MacronOne Planet Summitparis agreement Read More
UN Climate Change News, 26 September 2018 – Yesterday in New York, UN Secretary-General António Guterres urged countries to show "greater ambition and a greater sense of urgency" to confront the “direct existential threat” of climate change, and to adopt implementation guidelines of the Paris Agreement in in Poland in December Antonio GuterresCOP24paris agreement Read More
A robot may not injure a human being or, through inaction, allow a human being to come to harm.
A robot must obey the orders given to it by human beings, except where such orders would conflict with the First Law.
A robot must protect its own existence as Artificial IntelligenceClean Energyclimate changeG20paris agreementUNFCCC Read More
An international meeting in Bangkok fell short of its aim of completing fruitful preparations to help an agreement be reached in December on guidelines for implementing the 2015 Paris climate change agreement.
The six-day meeting, which ended on Sunday, was scheduled to step up progress in the battle against rising global carbon emissions bangkokclimate actionGCASparis agreementUNFCCC Read More
A new report finds that while actions by cities, states, regions and businesses can accelerate climate action, more must be done at all levels of government and in all areas of society to hold the global average temperature increase to as close as possible to 1.5 degrees Celsius, as agreed by the 2030America’s Paris pledgeparis agreementUnder2Coalition Read More
Bangkok, 3 September 2018 - Against the backdrop of severe and record heatwaves, bushfires, droughts and floods across the world, governments are convening a supplementary meeting in Bangkok to prepare the implementation guidelines of the Paris Climate Change Agreement. The guidelines are needed to make the Paris Agreement work fairly and transparently bangkokEspinosaGCASparis agreementUNFCCC Read More
This opinion piece was first posted August 28, 2018 on Project Syndicate. It is by UN Climate Change Executive Secretary Patricia Espinosa and Anne Hidalgo, the Mayor of Paris and Chair of C40 Cities.
Scientists agree that global carbon dioxide emissions must reach a turning point in 2020 if we are EspinosaHidalgoNDCsparis agreementZero-waste Read More
“Because quite soon – before we’ve reached the end of this century, even – I think that what people call robots will have taken over.” Robots will rule the world? “Well, yes. They’ll be in charge.” In charge of us? “Yes, if we’re still here. Whether they’ll have taken over #climatechange-theneweconomy#Enea#robotsclimate changeparis agreementtechnologyUNFCCC Read More
UN Climate Change today launches a series of ‘Talanoa Stories’ ahead of the Climate Change Conference (COP24) in Poland at the end of this year.
This responds to a social media campaign headed by the FIJIAN COP23 Presidency called ‘Talanoa Stories’highlighting inspiring activity needed to accomplish the goals of the Paris COP24paris agreementTalanoaUNFCCC Read More
Forest Green Rovers from England has become the world’s first UN certified Climate Neutral Now football club by pledging to measure, reduce and offset greenhouse gas emissions during their upcoming season.
Sports and leisure activities around the world have a major role to play to reduce climate impacts and limit the footballforest greenparis agreementUNFCCC Read More