Green groups quit UN climate talks over ‘lack of progress’

Thirteen environmental and justice groups walked out of the UN climate talks yesterday in protest at the “lack of progress” in tackling the climate crisis. More than 800 people from organisations including WWF, Friends of the Earth, Greenpeace, WWF, Oxfam and, with the slogan “Polluters talk, we walk” stuck to their clothing (pictured), left […]

Davey demands “more ambitious” carbon cuts from countries

UK Energy Secretary Ed Davey has called on countries around the world to “be more ambitious” about cutting emissions after the UN’s climate change talks in Doha nearly stumbled over the weekend. Last week’s talks had to be extended over the weekend after they were initially meant to finish on Friday, with reports of delegates […]

Festival Net Zero 2021