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Durban climate conference: a bitter disappointment

15 December 2011
The United Nations climate talks in Durban, South Africa, have ended. Evil has been done on a scale that is hard to grasp.

Durban climate ‘roadmap’ offers no solution to global warming

13 December 2011
Politicians from around the world last week gave up any attempt to stop global temperatures from rising more than 2 degrees Celsius.

Thousands march in Durban against climate Cop-out

06 December 2011
The UN climate negotiations—the Conference of Parties, or ‘the Cop'—in Durban, South Africa, are deciding to do nothing about climate change for many years to come.

Rulers’ plans will let planet burn

22 November 2011
There will be mass demonstrations outside the United Nations (UN) climate summit in Durban, South Africa, next month.

Climate activists debate nuclear power

17 May 2011
Activists debated whether nuclear power has any place in the fight against climate change at a meeting organised by the Campaign Against Climate Change last week.

Government's carbon plan sham

12 March 2011
The government unveiled its draft Carbon Plan this week. It is supposedly a scheme to tackle climate change, but in reality it is a plan to use the free market to back up business.

Climate "deal" sells out the planet

14 December 2010
The outcome of last week’s climate conference in the luxury resort of Cancun, Mexico, shows the utter contempt the world’s richest governments have for the planet.

‘No deal’ at climate talks

30 November 2010
World leaders are meeting in Cancun, Mexico, this week for the COP 16 climate talks. But they don’t believe these will have any impact.

Protest for climate action

23 November 2010
Trade unionists, students and climate activists will converge on London on Saturday 4 December as part of a global day of action against climate change. Protesters will call on the government to take action to create a zero carbon Britain. Demonstrators will meet in Hyde Park at 12 noon for a march to parliament.

Right wing press creates a climate of lies

31 August 2010
The Daily Express newspaper lied about climate change once again this week.

Chance for climate movement to shine

17 August 2010
Chance for climate movement to shine

Climate campers target oil bankers

17 August 2010
The annual Climate Camp starts in Edinburgh this week. It will attract thousands of activists to protest at the destruction of our planet.

Campaign against Climate Change vigil: up all night for the planet

18 May 2010
Around 200 people attended a Campaign against Climate Change vigil in London on Saturday night.

Bolivia climate conference: The poor take charge of battle for the planet

27 April 2010
There are now two sides in global climate politics – theirs and ours.

20,000 at Bolivia climate conference

20 April 2010
Some 20,000 people gathered for a "people’s conference on climate change" in Cochabamba, Bolivia, this week.

Climate change trade union conference

16 March 2010
Up to 150 activists came to the Campaign Against Climate Change (CACC) trade union conference last Saturday.

Real agenda of climate deniers

09 March 2010
We are witnessing a frenzy of climate "scepticism". Following the hacking of emails from the Climate Research Unit at the University of East Anglia, the right are arguing that the science of human-caused global warming is wrong.

Campaign Against Climate Change trade union conference

02 March 2010
The Campaign Against Climate Change is holding its third trade union conference on Saturday 13 March.

Climate campaigners meet for AGM

23 February 2010
The Campaign Against Climate Change (CACC) held its AGM in London last weekend.

What's really behind 'Climate-gate'?

16 February 2010
Scientists studying climate change are taking quite a battering.

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