Strategies in Action
What is the effect within the local general community when their local council declares a Climate Emergency?
How many actually hear about the declaration?
‘Climate catastrophe’ is nudging out ‘climate emergency’ in recent media. But also, numerous climate emergency declaration (CED) councils are taking action.
Quebec declared a Climate Emergency in 2019, and in April 2022 Quebec banned all new coal, oil, and gas projects. How did this important precedent come about?
Debunking the myth that Climate Emergency Declarations (CEDs) are ‘just symbolic’, and an overview of council carbon neutral target dates in Australia.
Last week saw two new Climate Emergency Declarations in Australia, taking the total to 114, and a new stand-alone climate action plan with no declaration.
Knox City Council has now ‘declared’ a Climate Emergency, instead of just ‘recognising’ it. Why the debate over declare / recognise / acknowledge or similar?