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.
First Person blog April 21, 2017
Reflecting on a critical moment for the earth on its special day
Politics of Poverty blog April 3, 2017
Even climate-deniers agree risks of climate change are real, so why aren’t more Americans alarmed that Trump is playing politics with our lives?
News update March 28, 2017
As climate change worsens, the President’s latest executive order reverses critical progress and puts the world’s poorest people at even greater risk.
Politics of Poverty blog March 28, 2017
The administration continues to push forward a climate denialist agenda at the expense of vulnerable communities at home and abroad.
Politics of Poverty blog March 22, 2017
Trump rhetoric seems to have had an effect on G20 governments' willingness to bring up climate change. Such reluctance can't remain.
Politics of Poverty blog March 16, 2017
Congress must stand against such devastating cuts for the many who will be affected and to preserve US global leadership.