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#CLIMATE CRISIS

From TheJournal.ie Boris Johnson replaced by ice sculpture as Michael Gove turned away from Channel 4 climate debate Cold Feet

Boris Johnson replaced by ice sculpture as Michael Gove turned away from Channel 4 climate debate

Johnson was again accused of ‘running scared’ when he did not join other party leaders at the TV debate.

From TheJournal.ie Europe-wide climate emergency declared by EU Parliament CLIMATE CRISIS

Europe-wide climate emergency declared by EU Parliament

The resolution was adopted with 429 votes to 225.

From TheJournal.ie Amazon deforestation at highest level since 2008 Brazil

Amazon deforestation at highest level since 2008

It follows a series of major fires in the region earlier this year.

From TheJournal.ie Extinction Rebellion activist arrested following 'bloody' protest outside Dublin's Clayton hotel Leeson Street

Extinction Rebellion activist arrested following 'bloody' protest outside Dublin's Clayton hotel

An Garda Síochána said it responded to a “theft incident” at a hotel in the Dublin at approximately 1.30pm.

From TheJournal.ie RTÉ is drafting models, influencers and a veteran weatherman for week of climate crisis content CLIMATE CRISIS

RTÉ is drafting models, influencers and a veteran weatherman for week of climate crisis content

RTÉ On Climate will see content across tv, radio and online on the global climate crisis.

From TheJournal.ie Ireland misses greenhouse gas emissions targets with Status Red snowfalls putting pressure on home heating CLIMATE CRISIS

Ireland misses greenhouse gas emissions targets with Status Red snowfalls putting pressure on home heating

The EPA says there are challenges in dealing with extreme weather events in a sustainable way.

From TheJournal.ie Four climate protestors arrested after spraying fake blood on UK Treasury building Extinction Rebellion

Four climate protestors arrested after spraying fake blood on UK Treasury building

The environmental campaign group said 1,800 litres of fake blood was used.

From TheJournal.ie 70% of Irish people support climate strikes, but one in five oppose them Fridays For Future

70% of Irish people support climate strikes, but one in five oppose them

According to a survey carried out by Amarach Research for RTÉ’s Claire Byrne Live/TheJournal.ie.

From TheJournal.ie Many megacities to be hit annually by extreme weather in 2050, UN warns CLIMATE CRISIS

Many megacities to be hit annually by extreme weather in 2050, UN warns

Tropical storms will continue to amplify their destructive potential even if global warming is capped at two degrees Celsius, the UN warned.

From TheJournal.ie 'A toxic decision': Protest planned after EPA gives green light for Irish Cement Ltd to burn waste Limerick

'A toxic decision': Protest planned after EPA gives green light for Irish Cement Ltd to burn waste

Limerick Against Pollution said “4,400 objections” were lodged against the plans.

From TheJournal.ie 'Urgent threats': Climate talks kick off in Poland today Katowice

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

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