Committed Global Climate Change Planetary Emergency












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 The Health and Human Rights Approach to Greenhouse Gas Pollution
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)​​
Site maintained by Peter Carter
​​5 Jan 2015 Current pace of environmental climate ​change is unprecedented in Earth's history

25 Jan 2016 Mankind is likely on a path toward  possible extinction, Elizabeth Kolbert
27 April 2016 OCEANS It May Soon Be Too Late to Save the Seas
June 2016 Guardian: Shattered records show climate change is an emergency today, scientists warn

March 2016 Nature: Risk of multiple tipping points should be triggering urgent action on climate change

December 2015 Phys.org: Ocean phytoplankton PLANETARY CATASTROPHE — Warming could stop oxygen generation

IPCC 2014 5th Assessment Report (AR5):​​​​ "No one will be untouched by climate change"

June 2015: The G7 proposed the IPCC's (AR5) most stringent mitigation scenario​​​

How to stop climate change & ocean acidification in one simple step:
Stop fossil fuel subsidies​ — $5.3 trillion globally, $2.3 trillion​​ in US and China

Oxford 1.5ºC Conference presentation page with poster
IEA COP22: Energy, Climate Change &
​ Environment: 2016 Insights
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​​Nov 2017 ​Fossil fuel CO2 emissions are rising again  ​(Global Carbon project)
Nov 2017 UNEP
World at 3.2C catastrophe by 2100 ​from national ​​emissions targets UNEP GAP Report
Oct 2017 Lancet ​Climate change major threat to human survival 

Oct 2017 GHGs surge  Unprecedented rate of ​atmospheric CO2 increase   

WMO GHG Bulletin Oct 2017 Rate of atmospheric CO2 increase without any
​ known precedent

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31 Oct 2017 Christiana Figueres
 ​ Climate change ​is a public health emergency
26 Oct 2017Current climate change ​unparalleled  ​over the last 100 million years?
Sept 2017​ Fast Action to Protect People and ​the Planet from Extreme Climate Change

​29 June  ​say we have Three years to safeguard our climate 


Nature Climate Change March 21st  2016  Risk of multiple tipping points ... urgent global action on climate change ... immediate massive effort ... US$116/tCO2 ... carbon emissions stopped by 2050... goal < 1.5ºC  
US temperatures are 10-15 years ahead of global average Article January 11, 2017
Evidence from the top of the atmosphere to the depths of the oceans, ...tells an unambiguous story: the planet is warming, and ..., this warming has been driven primarily by human activity—predominantly the burning of fossil fuels. (US Climate Assessment)
Global Climate Destruction is a Global Extinction Threat  

Top project 
The Climate Mobilization
​city by city
​emergency response
MANY ​EMERGENCIES declared
March 2018 WMO Global Climate 2017
Costliest ever for extreme weather ​
15 May 2018 UN Sec. General says climate change is an 'existential threat' to most life on the planet, ​including and especially humankind, UN chief warns global summit, ​and the age of fossil fuels
must be ended.
VIDEO of the historic statement by UN Secretary-General António Guterres 
9 June 2018 We face a global emergency’ over oceans: UN chief sounds the alarm at G7 Summit event. Mr. Guterres noted that commitments are not worth anything “unless we accept that we face a global emergency.”
2015 research Public perceptions of future threats          humanity: about half sense an existential threat .
Atlas of the world situation 
Sept 2017 Mass marine-global extinction if we don't
​decline global carbon emissions by 2020 
Top website climateye.org
13 June 2018 The rate of Antarctic melting X3 past 10 years
May 2018 Massachusetts Religious leaders, & scientists (over 500)  declare climate change is an emergency
2018 Health leaders​ Call to Action 
​Climate Change is a
​Global Health Emergency
11 Sept 2018 UN Secretary-General Guterres warns "If we do not change course by 2020, we risk missing the point where we can avoid runaway climate change, with disastrous consequences for people and all the natural systems that sustain us.
TCM Newsletter of the Climate Emergency Movement
18 Feb 2019 EU Climate change existential threat will spare no country-world is not moving fast enough to prevent irreversible and catastrophic climate disruption.
Unprecedented Crime: (my) Book
The 2020  Global Emissions Imperative

Our Common Future Survival ​

​IPCC 2018 1.5C Report: ONLY ONE YEAR LEFT to put global emissions into rapid decline for 2020       to possibly avoid runaway global heating


IPCC 1.5C Report pag
All climate data (March 2019) is accelerating trending to biosphere collapse (This Dying Earth)
Governments targets of big global emissions INCREASE by 2030 is a global extinction scenario
All data sets accelerating towards biosphere collapse 
Extinction by government subsidies
and bank financing 
>Young Greta Thurnberg is right
>School strikes are right​              >Extinction Rebellion is right​