The Story of Cap and Trade
The Story of Cap & Trade looks at the leading climate solution being discussed at Copenhagen and on Capitol Hill. The staff of IPS' Sustainable Energy and Economy Network assisted with the script for this fast-paced, fact-filled video. If you've heard about cap and trade, but aren't sure how it works (or who benefits), watch this film or read this op-ed by IPS Fellow, Daphne Wysham.
Civil Society to Green Climate Fund: Don't Shut Us Out!
March 12, 2013 - The active and engaged participation of civil society at the Board and country level is essential for creating an effective, equitable and environmentally sound Fund that can be responsive to the differentiated needs of men and women, minorities and indigenous peoples increasingly impacted by climate change.
Interview with Janet Redman, IPS, on the Green Climate Fund
March 11, 2013 - As meetings begin in Berlin, Germany, Redman says that the Green Climate Fund must be focused on meeting the needs of people in developing countries, not maximizing corporate profit. By Lacy MacAuley
4 Things Obama Can Do Now to Fight Climate Change - Without Congress
February 13, 2013 - President Obama took a bold tone on climate in his State of the Union address. Here are four things he can do right now, without Congress, to address climate. By Janet Redman
A Quick Look at the Ecological State of the Union
February 12, 2013 - Four actions that Obama can take now, without Congress, to address climate change. Obama doesn't have to wait for Congress to act, and we don't have to wait for Obama, either. By Janet Redman
A Tiny Tax in Europe, a Big Win for Climate?
February 12, 2013 - Global campaigners are pushing European Union countries to be ambitious in targeting a significant portion of revenue from taxing financial transactions to fight climate chaos. By Janet Redman