- February 8, 2021
LASER TALK: Largest Global Survey on ClimateRead more
The data was collected between October and December 2020 and, despite the coronavirus pandemic, 59% of the people saying there is a climate emergency also said the world should “do everything necessary and urgently” in response. The People’s Climate Vote included 1.22 million people over 14 years of age in 50 countries and 17 languages.00
- January 20, 2021
CCL Africa: Undaunted Climate Activism in the Midst of a Global PandemicRead more
At the height of the first wave of the COVID-19 pandemic, climate advocates around the world were reeling backwards from the shift to online activism. Just beforehand, CCL volunteers across Africa took a bold step forward: lobbying their governments to join the Carbon Pricing Leadership Coalition (CPLC).
- January 15, 2021
Building from the Ground-Up in a Global Pandemic: Introducing CCL Japan and IndiaRead more
The COVID-19 pandemic has taken the lives of over 1.4 million people in the last year. It has ravaged public health systems, tanked the global economy, and left countless individuals without key resources and aid. Despite all of this devastation, the pandemic has opened up unique opportunities for civic engagement and driven thousands of people to act on pressing societal issues in ways they never have before. This is especially true for Japan and India, where CCL volunteers have built up a critical mass to inspire action on climate.
- January 5, 2021
Canada ramps up its carbon price, moves to quarterly dividendsRead more
Most importantly, this policy will significantly cut GHG emissions. Modelling by Clean Prosperity suggests the price schedule announced will allow Canada to exceed Canada’s Paris Agreement targets and get more than halfway to net zero.