Photo credit: 350.org | People’s Climate Ireland and Young Friends of the Earth Protest. Rory Fogarty take a look at how exasperated campaigners deride absent targets, weak mechanisms and ambiguous definitions. The Climate Action and Low Carbon Development Bill 2015 was published on the 19th of January to a tepid response. After 3 years of waiting, exasperated environmental campaigners welcomed the arrival of Ireland’s
For Focus 94 Sian Cowman described a trip to Bolivia aimed at gaining a picture of community resilience to climate change. You need a jeep and fair bit of patience for being bumped around to get to Lanqaya, a small community at around 4,000 meters above sea level in Norte Potosí, in the Bolivian Andes. I spent a week in this community whose adobe
Climate change is a looming crisis brought on by over-consumption, writes Walden Bello. Yet humanity’s response may be to bring about a better quality of life for all.