Climathon Wellington

A 24 Hour Challenge October 28th/29th We’re supporting people to launch ideas on Climate Change. Wellington is hosting the New Zealand #Climathon event! A 24hr fast paced global event – focused on solving meaningful climate change problems.

See more at Climathon Wellington

375 scientists warn about Climate change

375 of the world’s top scientists, including 30 Nobel Prize winners, published an open letter regarding climate change.

Guardian Story

The Letter at responsiblescientists.org

 

Embracing Abrupt Climate Change with a Humanitarian Spirit

The author of “the Arctic Methane Monster” and “Demise of the Arctic“, Jennifer Hynes, of Boulder, Colorado, USA, will discuss both of these works and bring us up-to-date with the latest developments. Things are changing very rapidly and this is a unique opportunity to hear and discuss the latest.

11 February 7.30 – 9.30 […]

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Run for your Life

Run for your life is a relay race across Northern Europe to promote climate justice and a sustainable future.

Check it out www2.runforyourlife.nu/en/about-2/

I heard about this from A former Kapiti coast resident and past Kapiti coast council staff member who worked on climate change here on the coast and now lives in Paris […]

March for the climate, march for the future – Civic Square, 1pm, Saturday 28 November

Hi TTK people

Please consider coming to the Peoples Climate March on Saturday the 28th of November.

I am planning on going, and Jake Roos has written a great email (below) encouraging us to take action.

Also there is a good article on the Guardian website by Owen Jones, titled Melting glacier? Yawn. Climate change […]

“This Changes Everything” at Shoreline Cinema & Paramount Cinema.

Email From Brent Cherry

Hi everyone,

As part of my volunteer role for 350 Wellington I am on the organising committee for “The People’s Climate March – Wellington” – Saturday 28 November – 1.00pm at Civic Square – see attached flyer (below).

www.peoplesclimatemarch.org.nz/

To both promote the March and fundraise for it we are […]

Green Party Climate Change Plan

James Shaw Announces Green Party’s Climate Change Plan 3 September 2015

Earth Will Cross the Climate Danger Threshold by 2036

Article by Michael Mann in Scientific American www.scientificamerican.com/article/earth-will-cross-the-climate-danger-threshold-by-2036

There’s Trouble Brewing In Middle Earth – Aotearoa

There’s Trouble Brewing In Middle Earth

How to Fight Desertification and Reverse Climate Change!

When the End of Human Civilization Is Your Day Job

Among many climate scientists, gloom has set in. Things are worse than we think, but they can’t really talk about it.

Whats worth saving?

www.worthsaving.org.nz

Pope Francis Climate Encyclical

 

Pope Francis delivers his Climate Encyclical

His holiness Pope Francis has released an Encyclical — the highest form of teaching by the Catholic Church – that focuses solely on our relationships with the environment.

w2.vatican.va/content/francesco/en/encyclicals/documents/papa-francesco_20150524_enciclica-laudato-si.html

It is a long read, I am not religious myself, but this has certainly has raised my respect […]

Film screening & panel discussion: what can we do about climate change? – Wednesday 16 July

Climate change has been called “the defining issue of our generation”, but for many people it seems too big, too difficult or too far off to address in their everyday lives.

On Wednesday 16 July,

Kāpiti residents will have an opportunity to hear from a panel of experts who grapple with the issue of climate […]

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