Civil society statements to the Green Climate Fund Board

On July 9, 2015, in finance, by cj-info-admin

The Green Climate Fund Board met in Songdo, South Korea, for its 10th meeting,  from 6-9 July. The Fund agreed to approve 13 financial entities, among them Deutsche Bank (the 10th largest backer of coal globally), in spite of the advise and better efforts of civil society. In response, a coaltion of NGOs issued a statement [...]

Climate Justice Groups letter to Pope ahead of Papal Encyclical

On June 15, 2015, in uncategorized, by cj-info-admin

Ahead of this week’s release of a highly anticipated Papal Encyclical on climate change, climate justice advocates have sent a formal letter (in Spanish) to the Pontiff. Signed by Reverent Nnimmo Bassey (Nigeria) Desmond D’Sa (South Africa), Ricardo Navarro (El Salvador) Sven Peek (South Africa), Reverend Dr. Godwin Uyi Ojo (Nigeria), Obispo Geoff Davies (South Africa) Reverend Dr. Tolbert [...]

Pre-2020 Action – Climate Justice Brief

On June 11, 2015, in equity, finance, solutions, by cj-info-admin

At UN climate talks being held in Bonn 1-11 June, climate justice groups have been alarmed at the lack of fairness and ambition, particularly regarding the immediate action that needs to take place to cut emissions, fund adaptation, and spark an energy revolution. In this brief they outline five things that need to happen in the [...]

Climate Finance – Climate Justice Brief

On June 8, 2015, in climate justice, finance, by cj-info-admin

Climate justice groups present in the #SB42 / ADP2015 Climate talks in Bonn, Germany, released this brief on the state of climate finance. In it they address the following key questions: How much money is needed, and in what form? Should climate finance seek to “leverage” private finance? What role should the Green Climate Fund play? [...]

Global Day of Action on 30th of May

On May 29, 2015, in uncategorized, by alexraf

Materials can be found here with the Toolkit for May 30 – International day of action against dirty energy A meme to share on social media is 

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