A proposal by Feasta’s Climate Group to expand the existing Beyond Oil and Gas Alliance in order to accelerate a phase-out of the extraction of fossil fuels globally, while providing significant climate finance to the Global South.
"A few months ago, politicians' rhetoric regarding Russian energy started to sound similar to policies that FEASTA has been promoting for decades", writes Mike Sandler.
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.
On May 12, Caroline Whyte gave an online talk for the Wellbeing Economy Alliance (as part of their WEAll Talks series) on 'the climate as a commons', discussing synergies between CapGlobalCarbon and commons thinking.
'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.