Mike Sandler explains the benefits of an alternative to 'gas tax holidays' which would put money in people’s pockets in the short term while laying the groundwork for a new type of economy that supports people.
'Analysts are expecting a left-leaning government in Germany that is in support of actively combating climate change and responding to challenges including the migration crisis, the COVID-19 pandemic, and more,' writes Andrew Williard.
Mike Sandler does a roundup of the news from the first week of COP-26, with input from youth delegate Saoirse Exton.
"The Ministry for the Future, and its author Kim Stanley Robinson (KSR), advance important ideas into the public sphere, and should be celebrated and promoted widely....but I do need to address the “Carbon Coin” in the room," writes Mike Sandler.
At COP26 in Glasgow we'll be promoting CapGlobalCarbon (CGC), which would deliver meaningful and lasting emissions cuts, and also provide significant support for climate justice. You can find out more about CGC on our newly-updated CapGlobalCarbon website.
'A carbon dividend system is a win-win solution and can be a keystone of successful global fuel subsidy reform,' writes Feasta intern Mohammed Amassyali.