The fight against global warming finds common ground in Paris

©Barry Sandland/TIMB - Man w foldable bike watching the climate change protest in Ostend, Belgium

©Barry Sandland/TIMB – Taking a moment to enjoy the extent of the climate change protest.

There are new hopes for climate change protesters with the accord found in Paris. To keep temperature increase below two degrees, 100 billion on funding, are at the forefront. America is finally on the agreement, unlike the disappointment following the Copenhagen accord. Gratefully, there was specific mention by many to the importance that social protest, the role of the public and specific organisations in advocacy, protest, demonstrations, in forcing the agreement to be fund. Public protest has been a worldwide constant in pressuring business and government to take responsibility. It has been slow to come about, but the tipping point has arrived, it seems.

 

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