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Climate change is here. We can no longer ignore the rising temperatures, rising seas and extreme weather events.

COP27: What it’s about and why it matters

COP27: What it’s about and why it matters

COP27 is the meeting of countries that have signed the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change, who will address issues of nature, food, water, industry decarbonization, and climate adaptation.

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LA signs the Plant Based Treaty

LA signs the Plant Based Treaty

In a massive win for the planet, the Los Angeles City Council has signed the Plant Based Treaty agreeing to halt the expansion of animal agriculture.

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Toss the meat, save the earth

Toss the meat, save the earth

The consumption of meat and animal products is the biggest contributor to climate catastrophe. Giving it up might be our only change of survival.

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Climate change is threatening food production

Climate change is threatening food production

Food production is both a driver of the climate crisis and a victim of it – and experts say unless action is taken, we can expect increased food prices, decreased availability and conflict over water.

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Climate experts give us the facts

Climate experts give us the facts

Most people agree that climate change is real, but for those fence-sitters, we spoke to climate experts to address some of the key arguments of sceptics.

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Great reasons to go vegan

Great reasons to go vegan

From reducing CO2 emissions to leading a healthier lifestyle and more, there are so many good reasons to stop eating meat.

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Is Biden pro-animal agriculture?

Is Biden pro-animal agriculture?

President Biden’s plans to deal with climate change include restrictions on the coal, gas, and oil industry but not on the animal agriculture industry.

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How climate change will impact ocean life

How climate change will impact ocean life

About 70{85424e366b324f7465dc80d56c21055464082cc00b76c51558805a981c8fcd63} of all ocean life will be impacted negatively by rising temperatures as climate change ravages the natural world.

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Quitting meat can slow down climate change

Quitting meat can slow down climate change

Animal Agriculture uses 80 {85424e366b324f7465dc80d56c21055464082cc00b76c51558805a981c8fcd63} of the earth’s resources; contributes to deforestation and is the cause of 14{85424e366b324f7465dc80d56c21055464082cc00b76c51558805a981c8fcd63} of all CO2 emissions causing climate change.

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COP26 fails young people

COP26 fails young people

Young people have a lot to lose from climate change, so when COP26 decided that coal would be phased down instead of out, it felt like “betrayal” to many.

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Greenwashing at COP26

Greenwashing at COP26

Organisations dedicated to protecting the financial interests of farmers are downplaying the role that animal agriculture plays in contributing to climate change.

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Why was COP26 silent on meat?

Why was COP26 silent on meat?

COP26 failed to address the biggest contributor to climate change, animal agriculture, even though sustainable food systems are key to ending climate crisis

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The rich are facing pressure to foot the bill

The rich are facing pressure to foot the bill

The people hit hardest by climate change did the least to cause it. Of the planet-warming pollution in the atmosphere, more than half was emitted by people in the United States and the European Union.

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What’s happened at COP26 so far

What’s happened at COP26 so far

What has Cop26 achieved so far? Agreements on deforestation, methane and coal were welcome news. Less so was some countries’ absence from major initiatives.

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The environmental cost of millionaires

The environmental cost of millionaires

The world’s top one percent will be responsible for 16{85424e366b324f7465dc80d56c21055464082cc00b76c51558805a981c8fcd63} of all carbon emissions by the year 2023, according to a recent study.

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