Rapid summer snow & sea ice meltdown
- global warming amplifying
State of the climate
All recorded causes & effects
of GHG pollution
at record high
rate of increase.
All regions now vulnerable
with declining yields
Already climate change
is affecting yields
- mostly negative
Record rate of
warming + acidification
Phytoplankton algae in decline
Committed Global Climate Change Planetary Emergency
The Health and Human Rights Approach to Climate Change
CLIMATE EMERGENCY INSTITUTE
Climate change is set to inflict “severe, widespread, and irreversible impacts” on people and the natural world unless carbon emissions are cut
sharply and rapidly.
IPCC at Lima, pre-COP20 (2014)
JAXA 2015 record warming
2014 record warming
IPCC 2014 AR5 best-case RCP2.6 scenario
and CAN International emissions
Emissions target of zero carbon,
End fossil fuel energy era by 2050, resulting in a world economy run 100% by clean renewable energy.
Under 1.5C limit to global warming by 2100
CAN Int. 2014
G7 June 2015 emissions proposal
22.6.2015 Reuters: Climate change health risk is a "medical emergency", experts warn
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5 Jan 2015 Current pace of environmental climate change is unprecedented in Earth's history
US President Obama ' no challenge poses a greater threat to our children, our planet, and future generations than climate change'.
25 Jan 2016 Mankind is likely on a path toward possible extinction, Elizabeth Kolbert
4 Mar 2016 'We Have a Global Emergency” Parts of the World... Uninhabitable by 2100
VIDEO 2015 What people
about climate change
21 Mar 2016 WMO' Alarming' 'unprecedented' State of the Climate in 2015
Dr Perkins-Kirkpatrick said the WMO statistics revealed an emergency.
15 Mar 2016Climate emergency warning on ‘shock’ global temperatures (expert):
10 March 2016Atmospheric CO2 climate emergency: record high & dramatic highest annual increase from NOAA
15 April 2016 Fossil fuels could be phased out worldwide in a decade
20 April 2016 Legal Petition Pushes President Obama to Declare Climate Emergency
June 2016 Shattered records show climate change is an emergency, scientists warn.
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