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  • News ‘Groundbreaking’: How children in Hawaii won landmark climate case, aljazeera.com (Jun 21, 2024)
  • News Senegal’s remote Bassari people talk about climate change, and how their local knowledge is key to coping strategies, theconversation.com (Jun 11, 2024)

May 2024[edit | edit source]

  • News ‘Game-changing’: Vermont becomes first state to require big oil to pay for climate damages, theguardian.com (May 31, 2024)
  • News Young Alaskans sue state over fossil fuel project they claim violates their rights, theguardian.com (May 23, 2024)
  • News States have legal duty to cut greenhouse emissions, says top maritime court, theguardian.com (May 21, 2024)
  • News Climate change is a human rights issue, theconversation.com (May 20, 2024)
  • News Activists sue Russia over ‘weak’ climate policy, theguardian.com (May 16, 2024)
  • News German government must amend climate plan, court rules, dw.com (May 16, 2024)
  • News The Guardian asked 380 top climate scientists what they felt about the future, theguardian.com (May 08, 2024)

April 2024[edit | edit source]

  • News Top Human Rights Court Urged to Tackle Corporate Climate Crimes, desmog.com (Apr 30, 2024)
  • News ‘Composting Our Emotions’: How Climate Action Cultivates Well-Being, reasonstobecheerful.world (Apr 30, 2024)
  • News First Nations woman one of seven global winners of prestigious Goldman prize for environmental activism, theguardian.com (Apr 29, 2024)
  • News Principles for Community-Centred Climate Adaptation, Bridie Kennerley, bioregion.org.uk (Apr 23, 2024)
  • News ‘We need more shade’: US’s hottest city turns to trees to cool those most in need, theguardian.com (Apr 17, 2024)
  • News How Climate Impacts Mental Health in Africa, strongminds.org (Apr 10, 2024)
  • News Human rights violated by Swiss inaction on climate, ECHR rules in landmark case, theguardian.com (Apr 09, 2024)

March 2024[edit | edit source]

  • News ‘Net-negative’ emissions update, carbonbrief.org (Mar 27, 2024) — includes listing of countries already at net-negative emissions and countries aiming for net-negative emissions
  • News Record heat index of 62.3C scorches Brazil’s Rio de Janeiro, aljazeera.com/ (Mar 18, 2024)
  • News Paris to showcase what a real bicycle city looks like during Summer Olympics, momentummag.com (Mar 13, 2024)
  • News Teen activist Anjali Sharma wages war on government climate inaction from dorm room, abc.net.au (Mar 11, 2024)
  • News How a Nigerian ecofeminist grew a climate movement, chinadialogue.net (Mar 08, 2024) — After witnessing the violent impacts of warming, Oladosu Adenike started a national movement empowering young people to take action
  • News The Māori climate activist breaking legal barriers to bring corporate giants to court, theguardian.com (Mar 06, 2024)

February 2024[edit | edit source]

  • News When governments fund fossil fuels, it’s time to take them to court, climatechangenews.com (Feb 28, 2024)
  • News European nations must end repression of peaceful climate protest, says UN expert, theguardian.com (Feb 28, 2024)
  • News Climate change is fanning the flames of NZ’s wildfire future. Port Hills is only the beginning, theconversation.com (Feb 22, 2024)
  • News University of Florida student senate passes ‘green new deal’, theguardian.com (Feb 21, 2024)
  • News ‘A powerful message through song’: the UK’s Climate Choir Movement is growing, theguardian.com (Feb 07, 2024)
  • News These Are the Climate Grannies. They’ll Do Whatever It Takes to Protect Their Grandchildren, insideclimatenews.org (Feb 03, 2024)

January 2024[edit | edit source]

  • News Norway has made a vital climate leap. This is how Britain can do the same, Tessa Khan, theguardian.com (Jan 31, 2024)
  • News The sinking Louisiana town of Isle de Jean Charles was forced to pack up and move to safer ground. Many more US towns may soon need to follow in their footsteps, bbc.com/future (Jan 30, 2024)
  • News Move to sustainable food systems could bring $10tn benefits a year, study finds, theguardian.com (Jan 29, 2024)
  • News Six ways inequality holds back climate action, theconversation.com (Jan 15, 2024)
  • News Human ‘behavioural crisis’ at root of climate breakdown, say scientists, theguardian.com (Jan 13, 2024)
  • News As a psychologist I have witnessed a surge in climate grief. This is what I tell my clients, Carly Dober, theguardian.com (Jan 12, 2024)
  • News 2023 smashes record for world’s hottest year by huge margin, theguardian.com (Jan 09, 2024)
  • News Analysis: Record opposition to climate action by UK’s right-leaning newspapers in 2023, carbonbrief.org (Jan 09, 2024)
  • News It’s 2024. Time to start acting like climate change actually matters, Sammy Roth, latimes.com (Jan 04, 2024)
  • News I thought most of us were going to die from the climate crisis. I was wrong, Hannah Ritchie, theguardian.com (Jan 02, 2024)

News sources[edit | edit source]

  • Press releases and media information from climateoutreach.org, added 16:22, 8 November 2023 (UTC)
  • The Energy Mix, community news site and e-digest on climate change, energy, and the shift off carbon, published by Energy Mix Productions Inc., a Canadian non-profit headquartered on unceded Algonquin Anishnaabe territory, also known as Ottawa. We respect the sovereignty of the many Indigenous peoples and communities on whose land our work takes place. added 10:25, 24 July 2023 (UTC)
  • News from climatecentral.org, added 10:52, 17 February 2022 (UTC)
  • Articles on Climate change from theconversation.com
  • Covering Climate Now, added 08:43, 20 April 2021 (UTC)

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