New Internationalist

Environment

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COP21 and the carbon market menace

There is a diplomatic silence over carbon trading at COP21, but a Paris climate agreement could offer a lifeline to carbon ‘offsetting’ schemes, while new rules could help build a global carbon market, writes Oscar Reyes.

Filed in: Climate Change Environment France Pollution Sustainability

End War(Ming): we need system change, not climate change

Following the British parliamentary vote to bomb Syria, Iraq War veteran and peace activist Shawna Foster explains how these kinds of military interventions are linked to fossil fuels and climate change.

Filed in: Climate Change Environment France Sustainability

Youth stand with vulnerable to demand climate justice

Young delegates inside the Paris climate summit were frustrated that the media were ignoring key issues. So yesterday, they took matters into their own hands, Morgan Curtis reports.

Filed in: Climate Change Environment France Youth

The youth movement strikes back

A new global youth action network – the Climate Strike – was born in Paris this week. Marienna Pope-Weidemann and Samir Dathi were there to hear their plans.

Filed in: Climate Change Environment France Youth

Living the effects of climate change

As debate continues in Paris, Indians are dying in the latest floods, writes Mari Marcel Thekaekara.

Filed in: Climate Change Environment India

Myth 6: Fossil fuels are more economically viable than renewables

Not if you look at the environmental costs, says Dinyar Godrej.

Filed in: Economics Energy Finance Sustainability

Women on the frontlines of climate change at COP21 and beyond

Women are rising up across the globe to say, ‘we are not just victims, we are the solution!’, writes Osprey Orielle Lake.

Filed in: Environment

Afloat and Alive

To deal with climate change Europe must be welcoming, write Andrew Baldwin, Ethemcan Turhan and Marco Armiero.

Filed in: Environment Migration

#ShellNo: the triumph of the Kayaktivists

We do not always win - but sometimes we prevail. Mark Engler celebrates a daring victory.

Filed in: Activism Oil United States

Cry me a river

A poetic and heartfelt plea to restore a wounded planet. By Suprabha Seshan.

Filed in: India Rivers Sustainability

From the fields of Brazil to the streets of Paris

Yesterday’s climate demonstrations in Paris were deeply personal for Rafaela Borges.

Filed in: Brazil Environment France

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