Month: December 2015


Post Paris Reflections

The Paris Agreement sets a baseline for the next climate chapter, which we now must write  “I see no objections,” rang the voice of COP president Laurent Fabius at the final plenary session of COP21, “the Paris agreement is adopted!” The hours of cheers, tears, and praise that followed this announcement—all deserved—drowned out the few…
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THIMBY Goes to Paris: Taking Part in COP21 Climate Solutions

 Outside of Paris to the west, at the Center for International Pedagogy Studies (CIEP), over 25 teams of university students (plus one high school student) gathered on Saturday, December 5 to present an array of campus sustainability initiatives designed to help their home institutions act locally while thinking globally about climate change. Meanwhile, to the…
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