Nov. 28, 2021

COP26 - RESTORED FORESTS BY 2030!

COP26 - RESTORED FORESTS BY 2030!

CLIMATE ACTION RADIO SHOW

NOVEMBER 29TH 2021

 

COP26 - RESTORED FORESTS BY 2030!

Glasgow Leaders’ Declaration on Forests and Land Use - UN Climate Change Conference (COP26) at the SEC – Glasgow 2021 (ukcop26.org) Australia did support this.

COP26 : GLOBAL FOREST FINANCE PLEDGE. 

The Global Forest Finance Pledge - UN Climate Change Conference (COP26) at the SEC – Glasgow 2021 (ukcop26.org) Australia didn't support this.

Produced by Vivien Langford

 

GUESTS

Peg Putt -  Former leader of the Tasmanian Greens.

Coordinator of the U.N.forest, climate and biomass working group of the Environmental Paper Network. 

 

Elizabeth Wathuti -  Founder of the Green Generation Movement in Kenya. Following in the steps of Wangari Mathai and one of the 100 Most Influential Young Africans 

About Us – Green Generation Initiative

In Kenya, the United Nations warns some 2.4 million people are struggling to find food after a searing drought killed off livestock and led to widespread crop failures. Parts of northern Kenya have received less than 30% of normal rainfall levels.(Democracy Now Nov 19th)

 

Mia Mottley - Prime Minister of Barbados and head of their Labour Party Mia Mottley Full Speech At COP26 Glasgow 2021 - YouTube

 

Vanessa Nakate -  Ugandan climate activist. Uganda's Vanessa Nakate says COP26 sidelines nations most affected by climate change | News | WLIW FM 88.3

 

Dr Charlie Gardner - Durrell Institute of Conservation Ecology :Scientists Rebellion COP26 Glasgow: Scientist Rebellion stage another protest | Glasgow Times

 

BONUS in the podcast. An extra half hour from COP 26

At time spot 1:21:30 from Deomcracy Now!

How Wealth Inequality Fuels the Climate Emergency: George Monbiot & Scientist Kevin Anderson on COP26 | Democracy Now!

George Monbiot -  Top Journalist - Cop26 has to be about keeping fossil fuels in the ground. All else is distraction | George Monbiot | The Guardian

 

Professor Kevin Anderson : Professor of Energy and Climate Change,  School of Engineering at the University of Manchester (UK) and  Centre for Sustainability and the Environment (CEMUS) at Uppsala University (Sweden).Wrapping up COP26 with Professor Kevin Anderson - YouTube

At time spot 1:00:10 

Minga Indigena Home — Minga Indígena (mingaindigena.org) At a side session in Glasgow  you will hear the voices of five speakers from Peru. Argentina, Amazonas and Brazil.  In their own languages as well as in Spanish their experience is translated. We hear what they are up against as they protect biodiverse places for all. Their motto is "The traditional knowledge of indigenous peoples at the service of all humanity."

AT time spot 1:19:20

Dr Virginia Marshall - ANU A solicitor with special expertise in Aboriginal water rights. Virginia Marshall on COP26 - RegNet - ANU

Gavan Mc Fadzean -   Australian Conservation Foundation.  Climate Change and Clean Energy Program What is the Glasgow Climate Pact? - Australian Conservation Foundation (acf.org.au)