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#Paris Agreement

# paris-agreement - Tuesday 10 May, 2022

50-50 chance world will breach 1.5 degrees Celsius warming within five years, UN warns
# Climate Change
# Climate Change

50-50 chance world will breach 1.5 degrees Celsius warming within five years, UN warns

Updated May 10th 2022, 2:54 PM 10,001 Views 45 Comments

The World Meteorological Organization said there is a 93% chance of at least one year between 2022-2026 becoming the warmest on record.

# paris-agreement - Tuesday 9 November, 2021

UN environment body: World needs to cut emissions 7 times faster to stay within 1.5C warming
# CLIMATE CRISIS
# CLIMATE CRISIS

UN environment body: World needs to cut emissions 7 times faster to stay within 1.5C warming

Nov 9th 2021, 4:22 PM 5,317 Views 11 Comments

The UN body has said new emissions goals will barely affect global heating

# paris-agreement - Saturday 12 December, 2020

UN chief urges world leaders to declare climate emergency
# Paris Agreement
# Paris Agreement

UN chief urges world leaders to declare climate emergency

Dec 12th 2020, 3:21 PM 8,930 Views 34 Comments

Last year Ireland became the second country in the world to declare a climate emergency.

# paris-agreement - Tuesday 14 May, 2019

Scientists have recorded the highest level of CO2 emissions on earth since records began
# Global Warming
# Global Warming

Scientists have recorded the highest level of CO2 emissions on earth since records began

May 14th 2019, 7:34 AM 17,778 Views 77 Comments

The last time earth’s atmosphere contained this much CO2 was more than three million years ago

# paris-agreement - Friday 4 January, 2019

How climate change could lead to 'enormous' losses for the global fishing industry
# Cod
# Cod

How climate change could lead to 'enormous' losses for the global fishing industry

Jan 4th 2019, 6:30 AM 7,227 Views 39 Comments

Not limiting the global rise in temperature by 1.5 degrees Celsius could have a huge impact.

# paris-agreement - Sunday 2 December, 2018

'Urgent threats': Climate talks kick off in Poland today
# Katowice
# Katowice

'Urgent threats': Climate talks kick off in Poland today

Dec 2nd 2018, 1:05 PM 8,844 Views 50 Comments

Envoys from almost 200 nations have gathered in Poland’s southern city of Katowice.

# paris-agreement - Monday 8 October, 2018

'Unprecedented' moves needed as UN report warns of faster than expected climate change effects
# Climate Change
# Climate Change

'Unprecedented' moves needed as UN report warns of faster than expected climate change effects

Updated Oct 8th 2018, 8:14 PM 22,415 Views 79 Comments

In a landmark report released today, the organisation said that time is running out to avert disaster.

# paris-agreement - Wednesday 5 September, 2018

Labour and Green Party to hold rally for 'democracy and decency' to coincide with visit of Donald Trump
# Donald Trump
# Donald Trump

Labour and Green Party to hold rally for 'democracy and decency' to coincide with visit of Donald Trump

Sep 5th 2018, 5:34 PM 11,768 Views 102 Comments

The US President will visit Europe to mark the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I.

# paris-agreement - Monday 18 June, 2018

Ireland ranked second worst in Europe for tackling climate change
# Glacial Pace
# Glacial Pace

Ireland ranked second worst in Europe for tackling climate change

Jun 18th 2018, 10:51 AM 36,268 Views 135 Comments

Ireland and Poland rank lowest because of their opposition to climate action nationally and in the EU.

# paris-agreement - Wednesday 15 November, 2017

Ireland ranks worst in Europe for taking action against climate change
# Climate Change
# Climate Change

Ireland ranks worst in Europe for taking action against climate change

Nov 15th 2017, 9:51 AM 14,290 Views 79 Comments

Ireland ranked 49 out of 59 countries in the 2018 Climate Change Performance Index

# paris-agreement - Saturday 5 August, 2017

US still wants to join climate talks despite plan to withdraw from agreement
# Let's Talk
# Let's Talk

US still wants to join climate talks despite plan to withdraw from agreement

Aug 5th 2017, 7:53 AM 7,595 Views 32 Comments

The country can’t formally pull out of the Paris accord until 2020 at the earliest.

# paris-agreement - Saturday 22 July, 2017

Alexis Sanchez nearing move after spending Friday with PSG's sporting director
# Paris Agreement
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# Paris Agreement

Alexis Sanchez nearing move after spending Friday with PSG's sporting director

Jul 22nd 2017, 11:06 AM 9,147 Views 18 Comments

PSG are getting closer to completing the biggest double-swoop in football history.

# paris-agreement - Saturday 3 June, 2017

Climate Change: 'Trump is on a path to planetary destruction'
# Paris Agreement
# Paris Agreement

Climate Change: 'Trump is on a path to planetary destruction'

Jun 3rd 2017, 9:00 AM 1,125 Views 111 Comments

In response to Trump, Ireland must increase our ambition on climate action, writes Senator Grace O’Sullivan.

# paris-agreement - Wednesday 16 November, 2016

Eamon Ryan: 'Trump won’t have it all his own way on climate change'
# Opinion
# Opinion

Eamon Ryan: 'Trump won’t have it all his own way on climate change'

Nov 16th 2016, 6:25 AM 122 Views 137 Comments

The President-elect will face fierce opposition both domestically and internationally if he tries to undo decades of progress on fighting climate change, writes Eamon Ryan.

# paris-agreement - Wednesday 2 November, 2016

FactCheck: Was damage to the ozone layer caused by nuclear testing?
# Factcheck
# Factcheck

FactCheck: Was damage to the ozone layer caused by nuclear testing?

Nov 2nd 2016, 8:01 PM 44,647 Views 92 Comments

Independent TD Danny Healy-Rae made the extraordinary claim during a debate on climate change last week.

# paris-agreement - Tuesday 18 October, 2016

Ireland takes "significant step" in fighting climate change
# Paris Agreement
# Paris Agreement

Ireland takes "significant step" in fighting climate change

Oct 18th 2016, 3:33 PM 12,181 Views 64 Comments

“The signing of this treaty signals a move in a new direction,” said the Green Party’s Eamon Ryan.

# paris-agreement - Friday 22 April, 2016

John Kerry's grand-daughter stole the show at the UN today
# Paris Agreement
# Paris Agreement

John Kerry's grand-daughter stole the show at the UN today

Apr 22nd 2016, 8:58 PM 30,007 Views 27 Comments

She was helping her granddad sign a climate agreement.