Instead of walking away, the US should bridge borders and stand up for the right to a livable planet for all.
The carbon footprint of the world’s one billion poorest people represents just 3 percent of the global total. Yet as climate change advances, poor communities are hardest hit. Not only do we have a responsibility to avoid doing harm to others, we must help them adapt.
“If we’re not brave now, there’s not going to be a world to be brave in later.”
Will world leaders at the UN heed calls for climate action from the streets?
This election, Oxfam is asking you to demand that all candidates—left, right or center—rise to this moment.
We can solve America’s gravest challenges if we commit to seeing and reaching beyond our borders.
Join young people across the US and the world as they demand transformative action to address our climate crisis.