YLNM interview at D12 Paris climate march

YLNM interview at D12 Paris climate march

  • Written on: 17 December 2015
  • Posted under: Videos

  Protestors React to Paris Climate Deal As world leaders come to an agreement on climate change, activists in Paris say more needs to be done. Posted by AJ+ on Sunday, 13 December 2015 At the end of this short news report from Saturday’s D12 climate march, Karen Nekesa, from...

COP Out: The hollow promise of the Paris climate deal

COP Out: The hollow promise of the Paris climate deal

YLNM Coordinator for North Europe Hal Rhoades discusses why, despite the hype, the climate agreement hatched by world governments in Paris won’t save us from climate catastrophe. He argues that people’s movements, not multilateral theatrics, represent our best hope for avoiding climate disaster.   If you’ve been following international media coverage...

At COP21, the people and future generations will be failed once again

At COP21, the people and future generations will be failed once again

Originally published by New Internationalist. As many people anticipated, the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change’s 21st Conference of the Parties (COP21) – deemed the last chance for an urgent agreement to address climate change – is at the brink of failing the people and future generations once again....

It’s time to create Annex 0!

It’s time to create Annex 0!

Proposal for COP21, Paris, December 2015 The purpose of this document is to present the commitments and efforts of the peoples, nationalities, and communities against the extraction of oil, gas, or carbon, as a contribution to avoid climate disaster. In addition to these commitments, we present our petition to the...

Rights of Nature and Mother Earth: Sowing seeds of resistance, love and change

Rights of Nature and Mother Earth: Sowing seeds of resistance, love and change

This new report, published jointly by Movement Rights and the Indigenous Environment Network, looks at the Earth Right Movement as it stands and its road beyond Paris. It highlights the repeated shortcomings of the UNFCCC, in using carbon-trading, big-business and corporate lobbying as its mechanisms for ‘tackling’ climate change. The...

Yes to Life and Climate Justice, No to Mining and Climate Catastrophe! (EN/FR)

Yes to Life and Climate Justice, No to Mining and Climate Catastrophe! (EN/FR)

On the 10th December, World Human Rights Day, Yes to Life, No to Mining will host a community and civil society forum within the critical COP21 climate talks in Paris. Our plan is to use this opportunity to explore why the grip of global extractivism must be broken in the...

Shell leaves the Arctic!

Shell leaves the Arctic!

In a monumental win for the climate and our living planet, oil-giant Shell has announced it is abandoning its oil drilling plans in the Arctic. Shell says its decision to put its Arctic plans on hold for the ‘forseeable future’ is due to plummeting oil prices, but inside sources have revealed...