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Protesters Disrupt “Greenwash” Z Energy Auckland University Lecture

Friday, 5 August 2022, 5:56 am | 350.org

August 4: 30 students and climate activists disrupted a Z Energy lecture, hosted by Auckland University . The protesters stormed the stage with chants and songs, calling the event ‘greenwashing’ and criticising Auckland University for giving ... More >>

Pacific Climate Warrior Wins 2022 Global Citizen Award

Friday, 13 May 2022, 6:13 am | 350.org

Brianna Fruean, a Samoan Pacific Climate Warrior and environmental champion has been announced as a recipient of the Global Citizen Prize: Citizen Award , citing her work leading grassroots community projects for climate justice, and her commitment ... More >>

Over 1,500 Civil Society Organisations Call On Countries To Support Vanuatu Climate Justice Campaign

Friday, 6 May 2022, 5:39 am | 350.org

A global alliance of civil society groups, representing over 1500 civil society organisations in 130 countries, has launched today to support a powerful new climate justice initiative by the Government of Vanuatu to take the human rights impacts ... More >>

Pacific Climate Warriors Demand Climate Justice At COP26

Saturday, 6 November 2021, 8:46 pm | 350.org

The Pacific Climate Warriors delegation at COP26 delivered this Thursday the ' Youth4Pacific ' Declaration on Climate, signed by youth representatives from the Pacific and Pacific youth in the diaspora, frontline communities, grassroots organizations, youth networks, ... More >>

350 Pacific On Cyclone Yasa: Climate Change Is Here And Now

Friday, 18 December 2020, 2:52 pm | 350.org

  Suva, Fiji — Barely a week after global celebrations for the fifth anniversary of the Paris Agreement, Cyclone Yasa ripped across Fiji with destructive winds of up to 345km/h . Such strong cyclones in the Pacific islands were rare in ... More >>

Pacific Island Artists Demand Governments Fulfill 1.5°C Promises In Film Series “Fighting For Our Survival”

Friday, 11 December 2020, 5:56 am | 350.org

Ahead of the 5th anniversary of the Paris Agreement, artists from the Pacific islands call for the international community to urgently defund the fossil fuel industry amidst the dual crises of climate change and COVID-19. The three-part film series, ... More >>

Time For A U.S. Climate President

Sunday, 8 November 2020, 2:46 pm | 350.org

Joe Biden has been elected the 46th President of the United States. Throughout their campaign, Biden and Harris have promised to Build Back Better and get the country on track for a Just Recovery. Climate change was a critical issue area of concern ... More >>

#StopAdani Action & Online Rally Calling On Lloyd’s To Rule Out Insurance For Adani Coal Mine

Tuesday, 27 October 2020, 6:02 am | 350.org

Hundreds to join #StopAdani action and online rally calling on Lloyd’s of London to rule out insurance for Adani coal mine On Wednesday, October 28 at 8:00 PM, hundreds of people across the Pacific Islands and around the world will join an online rally ... More >>

Pacific Climate Warriors Leading A Just Recovery

Saturday, 1 August 2020, 2:36 pm | 350.org

Today marks a significant milestone for global climate activism as 30 Pacific Climate Warriors graduate from the Pacific Pawa Up Fellowship (PPUF), a 12-week online training initiative designed to coach Pacific climate activists by equipping them with essential ... More >>

Pacific Pawa Shift Builds Momentum to Climate Action Summit

Thursday, 15 August 2019, 1:47 pm | 350.org

Nadi, Fiji – 63 Pacific Climate Warriors (PCWs) from 17 teams across the Pacific gathered in Nadi, to develop strategies to further strengthen the work of climate activists less than a week after the Pacific Island States declared a climate crisis ... More >>

New York divests from fossil fuels, files climate lawsuit

Thursday, 11 January 2018, 12:47 pm | 350.org

#DivestNY victory reverbates around the world as New Yorkers vow to keep up the fight for bold climate action More >>

Declaration on Climate Change in preparation for COP 23

Tuesday, 19 September 2017, 2:49 pm | 350.org

350.org Pacific Climate Warriors weary from waiting for the world to take the necessary action to address climate change, have decided to take matters into their own hands ahead of this year’s climate negotiations in Bonn, Germany. More >>

Westpac rules out funding controversial coal mine

Friday, 28 April 2017, 1:39 pm | 350.org

AUCKLAND, 28 April 2017 -- 350.org , 350 Australia , 350 Aotearoa and the Australian Youth Climate Coalition have hailed Westpac’s new climate change policy -- which includes a ban on funding for any new coal basin projects -- as a massive blow for ... More >>

350.org Christchurch: A Protest with a Difference

Monday, 19 August 2013, 1:47 pm | 350.org

Motorists around Christchurch are being advised to look out for a protest with a difference this weekend. Members of the group 350.org will be holding protest action at various petrol stations around Christchurch on Saturday and Sunday. More >>

Call to End Fossil Fuel Subsidies at Rio+20 Tops Twitter

Tuesday, 19 June 2012, 11:55 am | 350.org

The push to end fossil fuel subsidies at Rio+20 became the #2 most talked about topic worldwide on Twitter this morning. More >>

A storm is brewing over Rio+20

Wednesday, 13 June 2012, 4:13 pm | 350.org

Campaigning organizations from around the world will join forces on June 18 for a 24-hour ‘Twitter storm’ in which tens of thousands of messages will be posted on the social networking site demanding that world leaders use Rio+20 to agree to ... More >>

Report reveals NZ would gain more from a Green Economy

Monday, 11 June 2012, 9:10 am | 350.org

The release of “New Zealand’s Position in the Green Race” by the business group Pure Advantage highlights the urgency for New Zealand to recognise and adopt the opportunity of pursuing a green economy. More >>

“Don’t sign our death sentence in Durban”

Friday, 9 December 2011, 11:19 am | 350.org

dozen youth from Africa and the Pacific Islands marched to the United States government delegation office at the UN Climate Talks in Durban today to deliver a letter asking the super-power to “not sign our death sentence in Durban” More >>