Posts tagged with ‘IPCC’

Posts tagged with ‘IPCC’

  • MEDIA RELEASE: UN Scientists Warn Major Water Changes

    September 27, 2019

    “This latest IPCC report reminds us that the consequences of our climate emergency are exponentially more severe if we as a collective do not change our priorities now,” says Cathy Orlando, National Director of Citizens’ Climate Lobby Canada. “The good news is we can change the way we engage…

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  • MEDIA RELEASE: CCL Canada’s Response to the IPCC Special Report on Climate Change and Land

    August 9, 2019

    This latest IPCC report shows that better land management can contribute to tackling climate change, but is not the only solution. We must cut emissions. “We still have a lot more work to do but with the right policies, including pricing carbon as a core component of a cost-effective…

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  • LASER TALK: The Latest IPCC Report

    January 2, 2019

    High prices on GHG emissions will be necessary to cost-effectively meet a 1.5°C goal. If emissions are cut too slowly, meeting a 1.5°C target will require removal of CO2 from the atmosphere via large-scale biomass pathways.
    To stay below 1.5°C while avoiding dependence on CO2 removal, fossil GHG emissions must be…

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  • MEDIA RELEASE: Clarion Calls for Carbon Pricing from the IPCC and Nobel Committee

    October 8, 2018

     The blockbuster IPCC report notes “A price on carbon is central to prompt mitigation”. A second clarion call also rung out: the Nobel Prize in Economics was awarded to William Norhaus, the father of climate economics. His research shows that the most efficient remedy for problems caused by greenhouse gas…

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  • BLOG: Taking Stock of Climate Progress Creates Real Hope

    December 12, 2017

    As we move into the festive season, it is often a time to reflect on the year that was. In September 2015, in my mind’s eye, there was a pinprick of hopeful light at the end of the tunnel with regards to climate change. Now that light…

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  • BLOG: Sharing the Sky Will Unleash Millions of Splendid Suns

    November 22, 2017

    This fall, our National Director in Canada was an observer at the IPCC and COP23. Here are her reflections on gender equity: By bringing women around the world fully into the global climate dialogues, we are about to unleash millions of splendid suns. This fuels me with great…

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