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On top of drastic emissions cuts, IPCC finds large-scale CO₂ removal from air will be ‘essential’ to meeting targets

Contributor, Thursday, 7th April 2022 -  Large scale carbon removal from the atmosphere is now essential to reach net zero, according to a new IPCC report, writes Sydney University’s Sam Wenger and Deanna D’Alessandro. 

Opinion

‘Building a path to a liveable future would be easier with political leadership’

David Ritter, Wednesday, 30th March 2022 -  David Ritter, CEO of Greenpeace Australia Pacific, reflects on the failure of the federal government to include any meaningful effort to respond to the intensifying climate crisis in the 2022 budget.

Budget

Billions of dollars and a lost opportunity for the climate

Maggie Coggan, Wednesday, 30th March 2022 -  Climate groups say this year’s federal budget fails to deliver any meaningful spending on halting climate change 

Opinion

New IPCC report shows Australia is at real risk from climate change

Contributor, Tuesday, 1st March 2022 -  The report shows impacts are worsening, future risks are high, and wide-ranging adaptation is needed.

Opinion

‘Global warming is not like a Batman dilemma’

David Ritter, Wednesday, 8th December 2021 -  We may be living out a whole-of-species cliffhanger, but we know what the solutions are, writes David Ritter, who shares Greenpeace Australia Pacific’s new platform, Climate Solutions by Greenpeace.

Dire impact of climate emergency on children revealed

Luke Michael, Monday, 27th September 2021 -  Save the Children says Australian kids are already witnessing the devastating impacts of climate change, and warns that things will only get worse

Push for government to deliver better climate future ramps up

Maggie Coggan, Wednesday, 18th August 2021 -  “It is timely to explore the opportunities that the inevitable transition to a zero-emissions world presents for Australia” 

Here’s how your NFP can get climate-change ready

Maggie Coggan, Thursday, 12th August 2021 -  The impacts of climate change are already being felt globally. Longer droughts, catastrophic bushfires, and severe flooding put all parts of society at risk, including the charity sector. We take a look at what these risks are and how your organisati

Connecting the dots between food waste and climate change

Luke Michael, Monday, 2nd August 2021 -  "In Australia, we have the national climate resilience and adaptation strategy to set out how we manage the risks of climate change, but it doesn't acknowledge food waste as a solution” 

Human rights groups sign on to fight climate change

Maggie Coggan, Thursday, 15th July 2021 -  “As a humanitarian organisation, we recognise that we have a responsibility and a collective responsibility to support climate change mitigation and adaptation”
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