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Building a climate change movement

Updated: Mon, 8 Jun 2015

Senegal's capital turns out for first-of-its-kind climate march

“We must transition to only renewable energy, not just for the world but for our country,” says teenage participant

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    Faith groups seek climate deal boost from Pope, pilgrimage

    "We feel the missing element is the moral aspect of climate change," says former Philippines climate change commissioner By Megan Rowling | Mon, 8 Jun 2015
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    European marchers urge climate action 'before it's too late'

    Demonstrators demand bold steps to tackle climate change from world leaders at Tuesday's U.N. summit By Laurie Goering and Megan Rowling | Sun, 21 Sep 2014
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    View from the Philippines: Building a climate movement

    Poor people who did little to create climate change are paying the highest price for it. That injustice – and the struggles of her own neighbours to cope with growing climate pressures - is what is motivating Zephanie Daniels to take action. In her home country of the Philippines, she has seen how vulnerability to extreme weather is worsening the already existing gap between rich and poor. By Global Power Shift | Mon, 29 Jul 2013
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    Climate Conversations: Chuck Leavell

    Chuck Leavell, keyboardist for The Rolling Stones, is an outspoken activist on conservation and environmental issues, including the need for effective action to curb climate change. In this video, he speaks to the Thomson Reuters Foundation’s climate change editor, Laurie Goering, about how extreme weather is leading to growing awareness that “climate change is real” and that political leaders “need to be doing something” – as well as what The Rolling Stones and other musical artists are doing to cut their own carbon footprints. By Laurie Goering | Tue, 30 Jul 2013
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