paris agreement

  • September 25, 2017

    Leaders from Pacific island nations addressing the United Nations General Assembly have urged Governments to implement the Paris Agreement, and contribute to fighting climate change and supporting sustainable development efforts.

  • September 12, 2017

     Last year a Christian Aid report showed that Miami tops the list of most vulnerable cities to climate change induced coastal flooding. Hurricane Irma has shown President Trump’s reckless attitude to climate change to be folly, says the organisation.

  • July 10, 2017

    The world is navigating away from fossil fuels and sailing towards a clean, sustainable energy future, despite Donald Trump’s attempts to sabotage global efforts to tackle climate change, said Christian Aid at the close of the G20 summit.

  • July 6, 2017

    As the big economies gather in Hamburg for the first G20 meeting since Donald Trump announced his withdrawal from the Paris Agreement, Christian Aid has called on leaders to show the US President that he has relegated himself to the side-lines of climate change negotiations.

  • June 2, 2017

    Greenpeace International says President Trump's decision to withdraw from the Paris Agreement on climate change will cost the US its global leadership position

  • May 11, 2017

    Reports about dramatic effects of climate change keep coming, as governments meet for another round of UN climate talks in Bonn.

  • February 27, 2017

    Christian Aid has called on the Royal Bank of Scotland to stop funding fossil fuel projects.

  • December 19, 2016

    In his last press conference as UN Secretary-General, Ban Ki-moon delivered stark warnings on two issues at the forefront of international concern: that “the carnage in Syria remains a gaping hole in the global conscience;” and that South Sudan faces a risk of genocide as the country leaders have “squandered a peace agreement.”

  • November 28, 2016

    While meeting in Nanjing and Shanghai, China, from 17-23 November 2016 , the World Council of Churches executive committee issued a Statement on Climate Justice that reiterates the urgent concerns of churches in relation to climate change, and calls on all states to fulfill the commitments of the Paris Agreement.

  • November 11, 2016

    As nations meet in Marrakesh, Morocco to plot the global response to climate change, more than 120 organisations, including faith groups, southern movements and anti-poverty charities, have called for an end for all forms of public support for coal expansion and the world’s wealthiest economies to renounce coal totally.