Paris Agreement

Buzzwords Key Linkshttp://www.cop21.gouv.fr – http://www.cop21.gouv.fr/tweetwallhttp://newsroom.unfccc.inthttp://newsroom.unfccc.int/cop21parisinformationhubFrenchEnglish Information Hub Carbon Footprint Spanish Livestreaming Videohttp://unfccc6.meta-fusion.com/cop21http://unfccc6.meta-fusion.com/cop21/channels/plenary-1http://unfccc6.meta-fusion.com/cop21/channels/plenary-2http://unfccc6.meta-fusion.com/cop21/channels/press-room-1http://unfccc6.meta-fusion.com/cop21/channels/press-room-2http://unfccc6.meta-fusion.com/cop21/channels/press-room-3 On Demand Videohttp://unfccc6.meta-fusion.com/cop21/events EssayGiven the transformation needed, #COP21 is a wakeup call to improve our understanding through more engaged communication. Mainstream press and TV coverage will neither improve in quantity nor quality without audience demand. Before the conference, BBC’s Justin Parkinson (@JustParkinson) asked …

Climate COP 26

Postcard: Madrid 2020’s Climate COP 26 was scheduled to take place in Glasgow, Scotland, November 9-12. Delayed due to Coronavirus. Hashtags: #COP26 #ClimateChange #ClimateVoter #TimeForAction This page links to the headlines, key links, analysis, and embedded tweets from the Conference of Parties. As with Planeta.com coverage of other events, we look at the substance and …

Climate Links

Photo: Badlands Links related to climate and climate change presented in somewhat random fashion: Headlines https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2020/jun/13/climate-worst-case-scenarios-clouds-scientists-global-heating Was Global Warming Data ‘Faked’ to ‘Fit Climate Change Fictions’? – Snopes Billionaires back Canadian company to build first ‘negative emissions’ plant – National Post Climate change in Nevada can be stopped with our help UN’s flagship green finance …

Climate Change

Photo: Las Vegas Climate Change = a change in global or regional climate patterns, in particular a change apparent from the mid to late 20th century onwards and attributed largely to the increased levels of atmospheric carbon dioxide produced by the use of fossil fuels Embedded Twitters Fire chief Greg Mullins says he and other …

Consumer Information Tools and Climate Change – Facilitating low-carbon choices in Tourism, Buildings, and Food Systems

Photo: Fox Glacier Upcoming report: Consumer Information Tools and Climate Change – Facilitating low-carbon choices in Tourism, Buildings, and Food Systems A webinar was held in February 2020 hosted by the One Planet Network Consumer Information Programme and the United Nations Environment Programme to launch the new report. The report details how the use of …

Stemming the Tide: Global Strategies for Sustaining Cultural Heritage through Climate Change

Poster Livestreaming News: Stemming the Tide: Global Strategies for Sustaining Cultural Heritage through Climate Change streams March 6, 2020, Point of the Matter Dialogue. Hashtag: #ClimateSTT Twitter @IIC_ @conservators @EarthOptimism @americanart Key Links iiconservation.org Facebook americanart.si.edu Livestreaming ustream.tv/channel/1574964 Questions How would the organizers like remote viewers to interact with the event? Embedded Tweets Streamed sessions …

Climate News 2020

Poster Rolling coverage of climate news in 2020: Features Bushfires in Australia (2020) Stemming the Tide: Global Strategies for Sustaining Cultural Heritage through Climate Change Headlines https://www.politico.com/news/2020/03/06/finland-where-business-begs-government-to-go-climate-neutral-122385 https://www.cbsnews.com/news/climate-change-myths-what-science-really-says Embedded Tweets #ClimateSTT @VSHerrmann reminding us all of cultural community pic.twitter.com/xY0Q6HueOM — Sarah Sutton (@greenmuseum) March 5, 2020 Climate change threatens the beautiful and beloved monarch butterfly: …

Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument

Lingo Cards Spotlight on Papahānaumokuākea National Monument Google Maps goo.gl/maps/ZVoQ9JWGyhtLDWQy6 How to pronounce Papahānaumokuākea? Have a listen: Papa-hanau-moku-akea. More online Papahanaumokuakea.gov, its @HawaiiReef. Here’s the media release from the US White House: The monument was originally created in 2006 by President George W. Bush and designated as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2010.  Since that time, …

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 …

Changing Climate

Photo What’s the story about climate change? What about ‘story’ — what have we missed in not making it more relevant? We look behind the headlines and suss out what’s happening around the world regarding our changing climate. Our view: human contribution is climate change is real and we have to find ways toward clean energy. Questions …