Auckland (Tāmaki Makaurau) Climate Festival

Poster Auckland/Tāmaki Makaurau – For the rest of October we spotlight the work of the Auckland Climate Festival — acf21.co.nz — an open platform created to celebrate and accelerate climate action. Hashtag: #ACF21 The inaugural festival kicked off October 12 with a free and public launch online coinciding with the Harbour Bridge being lit up …

Climate COP 26

Artwork Having been delayed a year due to the COVID19 Coronavirus, the UN’s Climate COP 26 is scheduled to take place in Glasgow, Scotland, October 31-November 12. Hashtags: #COP26 #TimeForAction This page features key links, headlines, analysis, videos, and embedded tweets. As with Planeta.com coverage of other events, we review substance and the format, asking …

Glasgow Declaration on Tourism and Climate

Poster Glasgow Declaration = Hashtags: #TourismandClimate #GlasgowDeclaration Videos Information Session on Accelerating Climate Action in Tourism: The Glasgow Declaration Key Linkshttps://www.unwto.org/news/the-glasgow-declaration-an-urgent-global-call-for-commitment-to-a-decade-of-climate-action-in-tourismhttps://www.oneplanetnetwork.org/sustainable-tourism/glasgow-declaration https://www.oneplanetnetwork.org/information-sessions/accelerating-climate-action-tourism-glasgow-declaration Embedded Tweets Planeta

Climate 2021

Photo: Scenic View in Arizona Headlines and features related to climate in 2021 JanuaryThe US will rejoin the Paris climate agreement, but that was the easy part – The VergeUnderestimating the Challenges of Avoiding a Ghastly Future – Frontiers AprilU.S. and China agree to take joint climate actionWhite House removes Trump-appointed scientist from overseeing climate …

Climate COP

Logo The United Nations Climate Change Conferences are yearly conferences held in the framework of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC). They serve as the formal meeting of the UNFCCC Parties (Conference of the Parties, COP) to assess progress in dealing with climate change, and beginning in the mid-1990s, to negotiate the …

World Meteorological Organization

Logo The World Meteorological Organization – public.wmo.int – is a specialized agency of the United Nations responsible for promoting international cooperation on atmospheric science, climatology, hydrology, and geophysics. Key [email protected] Mandate: As weather, climate and the water cycle know no national boundaries, international cooperation at a global scale is essential for the development of meteorology, …

Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation (AMOC)

Lingo Cards Spotlight on Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation (AMOC) HeadlinesClimate crisis: Scientists spot warning signs of Gulf Stream collapse – GuardianA critical ocean system may be heading for collapse due to climate change, study finds – Washington Post Elsewhere on the Webmetoffice.gov.uk ReportsObservation-based early-warning signals for a collapse of the Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation – …

Warming Stripes

Lingo Cards Warming Stripes = Visualization of climate change Hashtag: #WarmingStripes Climate Lab: Climate change is a complex global issue, requiring simple communication about its effects at the local scale. This set of visualisations highlight how we have witnessed temperatures change across the globe over the past century or more. The colour of each stripe …

Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument

Photo: Karen Bryan/Hawai’i Institute of Marine Biology, Reef fish Spotlight on Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument, a mixed World Heritage Site and the world’s largest fully protected marine protected area. Size: Larger than the Gulf of Mexico and just smaller than the State of Alaska. The site is co-managed by federal and state agencies, and Indigenous …

Sixth Assessment Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change

Report Cover Reading: Synthesis Report of the Sixth Assessment Report A Report of the Intergohvernmental Panel on Climate Change. Hashtags: #ClimateReport, #IPCC Key Linksipcc.ch – sixth-assessment-report – [email protected]_ch Press ReleaseClimate change widespread, rapid, and intensifying – IPCC Press Conference What is? Background This Summary for Policymakers (SPM) presents key findings of the Working Group I …