Climate

Fuelling war: Friends of the Earth Mozambique update us on the real cost of gas power

Published:  01 Dec 2021    |      4 minute read
Ahead of our court case on 7 December challenging UK Export Finance’s decision to fund a mega gas project in Mozambique, we spoke to our friends at Justiça Ambiental (JA! or Friends of the Earth Mozambique) to understand the impact this project has already had on local communities – and what to expect if it goes ahead. Read the first-hand account by Anabela Lemos, the Director of JA!.

COP26: 3 ways the Glasgow Climate Pact fails us - and excludes justice

Published:  16 Nov 2021    |      4 minute read
After two long weeks of negotiations at COP26, the United Nations Climate Talks, the Glasgow Climate Pact was signed. Unfortunately, it didn’t deliver the ambitious, bold and justice-led solutions to the climate crisis that we needed. We unpack the promises made and compare them to what’s needed to tackle the climate catastrophe we’re facing.