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Global Greens say climate action leadership at UN Summit is vital

Greens around the world join global day of action on 21 September

The Global Greens call on the world’s leaders to commit personally at the UN Climate Summit to tackling climate change with the urgency and boldness needed to avoid catastrophic global warming.

The UN Climate Summit in New York on 23 September is the first big event on the road to the UNFCCC Conference of Parties in Paris in December 2015 where a binding global climate agreement is due to be completed.

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Korea's greenhouse gas emissions

South Korea’s Park Geun-hye administration scores zero when it comes to the willingness to scale back emissions of greenhouse gases. The Park administration evades the responsibility to address climate change by increasing nuclear power plants and losing grip on emission trading. Korea is the world’s seventh largest emitter of greenhouse gases. In other words, Korea bears a great duty in helping the international community reach a consensus to respond to post-2020 climate change.

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Swiss Young Greens' climate actions

The Swiss Young Greens have long been active in organising actions to convey the reality of global warming to people in their country. Martin Neukom explained some of these actions to us.

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Miljöpartiet de Gröna climate change campaign

The Swedish Green Party, Miljöpartiet de Gröna, is expected to join the new national government in Sweden for the first time after this week’s election.

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YES! for the Scottish Green Party

The Scottish Green Party has been campaigning hard for years for a YES vote in this Thursday's independence vote. Independence for Scotland could bring major climate benefits - so this week’s referendum is a key moment in the climate campaign. We explain more here.

On Thursday 18 September, people across Scotland will vote on one simple question: “Should Scotland be an independent country?”

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Neoi Prasinoi (Young Greens of Greece)

Neoi Prasinoi, the Young Greens of Greece, have joined the global climate campaign by making visuals and posters to communicate the realities of the coming global warming in their lives - sea level rise, drought and more.

They’re awesome! You can check out their Facebook page for more information.


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Determined to stop extracting ever more coal, oil and gas

The Green Party of England and Wales are active in the campaign against fossil fuels. Here, Derek Wall - their International Coordinator - explains the role the Green Party has taken in the fight against fracking.

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Nepali Greens' Climate Discourse Sessions

In support the Global Greens Climate Campaign, Nepali Greens is launching “Climate Discourse Session” with young farmers once in a month to have an interaction on climate change, its consequences on agriculture and ways to cope with the impacts of climate change.

Farmers are vulnerable to climate change. That's why, we focus on building the knowledge and capacity of young farmers so that they can cope with the impact of climate change.

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Yes to 30% emission reduction - No to nukes

This article was first published for the COP 15 Global Climate Campaign, and is being republished to emphasize the continued need for climate action as we approach the COP 20 meeting in Lima, Peru this December 1-12, 2014.

To express support for the success of COP meeting, Greens Japan held seminars, events, and parades in 23 locations in Japan(see map below) to call on the Japanese government to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 30% by 2020 without using nuclear power plants.

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