Climate Change Influencer

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Why a Fight About Energy in 2040 Matters Right Now   
April 09, 2019
Source: The Washington Post - Last October, the United Nations’ Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change published a report warning even 2 degrees of warming above pre-industrial levels risked potentially catastrophic consequences. The IPCC’s...
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Grassroots efforts to raise awareness of rising sea levels | Opinion   
April 08, 2019
Source: Sun-Sentinel - How we respond to the climate crisis is the most defining question of our time. The UN Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change and the federal National Climate Assessment have relayed the significance of the climate crisis and...
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Climate risk and the Caribbean — road to a just transition   
April 07, 2019
Source: The Jamaica Observer - He is a member of the UNCTAD-ISAR Consultative Group on Enterprise Reporting on the UN Sustainable Development Goals and is also a member of the Climate Disclosure Standards Board Technical Working Group. He holds an MSc. Now you...
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Economics can help tackle the global challenge of antimicrobial resistance   
April 06, 2019
Source: Phys.org - Economic analyses have successfully informed recommendations by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change and decisions made by the international community, such as the Paris Agreement.
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Investors Suggest First Steps in Decarbonizing Utilities   
April 06, 2019
Source: TriplePundit - These investors lean heavily on the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change’s (IPCC) recent report on the progression of climate change. Of course, as investors, their motivations aren’t entirely altruistic in...
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Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Is Wrong: There Is No Looming Climate Change 'Expiration Date'   
April 06, 2019
Source: Reason - The "IPCC" that the congresswoman mentioned is the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, and the report is its Special Report: Global Warming of 1.5ºC, issued last October. This document ...
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Divest Now: Wesleyan University’s Institutional Obligation to Address Climate Injustice   
April 06, 2019
Source: The Wesleyan Argus - Twelve years from now, in 2031, Wesleyan will celebrate its bicentennial anniversary. In 2030, the United Nation’s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change warns that we will reach environmental tipping points that will...
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Climate risk and TT – the road to a just transition   
April 05, 2019
Source: Trinidad and Tobago Newsday - He is a member of the UNCTAD-ISAR Consultative Group on Enterprise Reporting on the UN Sustainable Development Goals and is also a member of the Climate Disclosure Standards Board Technical Working Group. He holds an MSc in...
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Activists discuss Green New Deal in Port Huron   
April 05, 2019
Source: The Voice - A report by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change last fall set the stage for the Green New Deal, finding that to avoid catastrophe, the world must transition to net zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050. The climate has...
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Logging Is the Lead Driver of Carbon Emissions from US Forests   
April 05, 2019
Source: Earth Island Institute - The latest report from the UN’s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change underscores that we have eleven short years to make “rapid transformation across all industrial sectors.” A large-scale logging operation...
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