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24 September 2014

Marshall Islands poet Kathy Jetnil-Kijiner at the UN Climate Summit

At the UN Climate Summit in New York in September 2014, poet Kathy Jetnil-Kijiner from the Marshall Islands issued an emotional call to action - reciting this poem dedicated to her 6 month old daughter.

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24 September 2014

People's Climate Marches video

On 21st September 2014, hundreds of thousands of people around the world at more than 2,600 events marched for action on climate change ahead of the UN Climate Summit in New York. This video captures some of the amazing happenings worldwide.

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24 September 2014

London Climate March highlights

On 21st September 2014, forty thousand people marched in London for the love of what they hold dear -- and to call on Prime Minister David Cameron to take greater action on climate change.  Here are some of the highlights.

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15 January 2013

Video: Lobbying Tips from Zac Goldsmith MP

Zac Goldsmith, Conservative MP for Richmond Park and North Kingston gives some tips on how to lobby your MP effectively. From how to prepare, to the best approach during your lobby, to following it up, these tips will help you make sure you get your points across to your MP - and be heard.

11 January 2013

Chasing Ice (2012)

Acclaimed photographer James Balog was once a skeptic about climate change. But through his Extreme Ice Survey, he discovers undeniable evidence of our changing planet. In Chasing Ice, Balog's hauntingly beautiful videos compress years into seconds and capture ancient mountains of ice in motion as they disappear at a breathtaking rate. Chasing Ice depicts a heroic photojournalist on a mission to deliver fragile hope to our carbon-powered planet.

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6 December 2012

Reasons to be cheerful: 20 years of achievements

We've achieved a lot in the last 20 years. These are all reasons to be cheerful. And while challenges we face have never been greater, the examples in this short animated video show that ordinary people can achieve incredible things when we work together. 

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6 June 2012

Ed Davey MP talks about Rio+20, growth and renewable energy

As part of the Rio Connection, Ed Davey MP, Minister for Energy and Climate Change joined with panellists from Transition Town Kingston, Tearfund, Christian Aid and Juice from your Roof, to discuss issues around the Rio+20 earth summit.

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6 June 2012

Rio Connection: Taking Action in the UK

The Rio+20 summit in Brazil galvanized activists from across the UK

to organise nationwide events and to ask their local representatives to show support for action on climate change by supporting our Rio-UK Declaration.
 
Check out what happened during the Rio Connection, and get inspired by ongoing local action on climate change in the UK
 

 

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11 January 2011

Just Do It (2011)

Just Do It explores the underground world of UK climate activism, following direct action groups such as Climate Camp and Plane Stupid.

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1 January 2011

Wind of Change (2011)

A short film telling the story of the village of Fintry in rural Stirlingshire. After long negotiations they became the first village in the UK to enter a joint-venture agreement with a wind farm developer that secured a wind turbine for the community. Fintry has given free insulation to more than half of all households in the village and is now embarking on new ambitious projects to eventually make the village carbon-neutral. Running time: 14 minutes

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