The Arctic
Rapid summer snow & sea ice meltdown
​- global warming amplifying
​ feedbacks triggered

State of the climate
All recorded causes & effects
​of GHG pollution
​are acclerating.
​Atmospheric
​​greenhouse gases
​ at record high
​ & unprecedented
​rate of​ increase.


Food security
​All regions now vulnerable
with declining yields
​ projected sooner 
Already climate change
​ is affecting yields
​- mostly negative ​​

The oceans
Record ​rate of 
warming + acidification​​
also deoxygenation ​
Phytoplankton algae in decline​
Committed Global Climate Change Planetary Emergency












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 The Health and Human Rights Approach to Climate Change
CLIMATE EMERGENCY INSTITUTE
Climate change is set to inflict “severe, widespread, and irreversible impacts” on people and the natural world unless carbon emissions are cut sharply and rapidly. IPCC at Lima Pre-Cop20 2014
JAXA 2O15 record warming
​         2014 
record warming
 June 2015 the G7 proposed the IPCC AR5 most stringent mitigation scenario​
IPCC 2014 AR5 best case RCP2.6
and CAN Int.emissions​ 
Emissions target of zero carbon,

End fossil fuel energy era  by 2050, resulting in a world economy run 100% by clean renewable energy. ​​

Under 1.5C ​​​limit to global warming by 2100 

CAN Int. 2014​​

G7 June 2015 emissions proposal

22.6.2015 ReutersClimate change health risk is a "medical emergency", experts warn​
Antarctic
​Record melting 
CLIMATE HOME  Tracker
​up to date UN pledges

Climate Action Tracker
Pledges mean  ​
​3.2-3.8C by2100
​which is 4-5C by 2200. ​ ​
How to stop climate change & ocean acidification in one simple step
Stop fossil fuel subsidies- World $5.3 Trillion, US China $2.3 Trilion
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​​5 Jan 2015 Current pace of environmental climate ​change is unprecedented in Earth's history
Join the Emergency Climate Movement - Climate Mobilization 
US President Obamano challenge poses a greater threat to our children, our planet, and future generations than climate change'.
Climate change mitigation and adaptation failure is the top global risk
​World Economic Forum’s Global Risks (to business) Report 14  January 2016

25 Jan 2016 Mankind is likely on a path toward  possible extinction, Elizabeth Kolbert
26 Sept 2015 Climate Moblization The Emegency Climate Movement
4 Mar 2016 'We Have a Global Emergency” Parts of the World... Uninhabitable by 2100
VIDEO 2015 What people
​get wrong
​about climate change

​21 Mar 2016 WMO
'  Alarming' 'unprecedented' State of the Climate in 2015
​Dr Perkins-Kirkpatrick said the WMO statistics revealed an emergency.
​15 Mar 2016
Climate emergency warning on ‘shock’ global temperatures (expert): 
10 March 2016Atmospheric CO2 climate emergency:​ record high & dramatic highest annual increase from NOAA

'No one will be untouched by climate change'  ​IPCC 2014 5th assessment report
15 April 2016 Fossil fuels could be phased out worldwide in a decade
20 April 2016  Legal Petition Pushes President Obama to Declare Climate Emergency
27 April 2016 OCEANS It May Soon Be Too Late to Save the Seas
June 2016 Shattered records show climate change is an emergency scientists warn.
June 2016 Guardian Shattered records show climate change is an emergency today, scientists warn
June 2015 Ocean phytoplankton PLANET CATASTROPHE -warming will stop oxygen generation 
Mar 2016 Nature Climate Change.  Catastrophic risk of multiple interacting tipping points means rapid action on CO2 emissions and 1.5C