By Kennedy Graham MP, Green Party of Aotearoa New Zealand
Disclaimer: this blog was written prior to the results of the US election.
Humanity has woken, after a quarter-century of fitful slumber, to the fact of climate change. Dangerous climate change.
The 1992 Framework Convention spoke of ‘dangerous’ climate change. It did not speak of ‘catastrophic’ change, primarily because those present never thought for a moment global emissions would rise to their current levels. For 24 years we have...
By: Riwa Ghawi, Lebanon Green Party
As a teenager, I lived in the city. The weekends were my escape. I waited for the car to roll away from Beirut, and as it did, the sky cleared out. And as we drove upwards towards our village, we could look back and see a cloud of grey smoke cover Beirut. Every morning, I stood at my balcony and looked at the grey smoke coming out of factories. On my way home...Read More »
By Datu Oskie MUHAMMAD, Vice Chair for Mindanao, GREENS PH – Partido Kalikasan
THE COTABATO RIVER BASIN is the proposed target area for GREENS PH-Partido Kalikasan's period of engagement with the Climate Change Commission and Asia Pacific Greens Federation (APGF). In the centre of it is the LIGUASAN MARSH which has a total wet land areas of 288,000 hectares located in the areas connecting the...Read More »
Global Climate Change resulting from an increasing concentration of Greenhouse Gases (GHGs) in the atmosphere has become an accepted and major theme in today‘s world. According to the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), the average temperature of the earth increased by 0.6°C over the last century and it is expected to further increase by 1.4 to 5.8ºC by the end of the current...Read More »