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COP 21: Some steps were taken in climate draft deal, but still a lot to do for the vulnerable

Saturday, 12 December 2015 17:09

The current negotiation text will soon be adopted as the new and only universal deal on climate change. Mass mobilisation and pressure came from the people as they took to the streets, and it is due to this pressure on politicians that we now see a reference to 1.5 C degree temperature rise target, a mention of the concept of climate justice and a signal to the fossil fuel industry that its time has come to an end.  

Media advisory side event: Deal with it: People, Rights, Justice

Monday, 07 December 2015 15:11

Event organised by CIDSE, Caritas Internationalis, Friends of the Earth International and Misereor.

Press release: Paris agreement should put people first

Thursday, 29 October 2015 17:47

A new report, inspired by pope’s Encyclical Laudato Si’ and published one month before the beginning of COP 21, sets out CIDSE’s vision for the Paris agreement, which should put the moral dimension of climate change at its core