Press release: Embargoed until 00:01 Friday 14 December 2018
Christian Aid blasts UK 'double standards' - and 'complicity' in Yemen war - as poll finds public wants government to stop selling arms to Saudi
Christian Aid today warns the UK Government against double standards in its engagement on war and peace and demands that it stops selling arms to Saudi Arabia, as well as other states which are violating ...
Christian Aid welcomes UK call with High Ambition Coalition in Katowice
Wednesday December 12th, 2018.
Following the announcement from a group of progressive countries at the UN climate talks in Katowice, Poland, Christian Aid’s Head of Policy, Alison Doig said:
“These talks are in need of a shot in the arm ...
COP24: Delivering Katowice climate talks like ‘solving a 3D jigsaw’ says Christian Aid
Tuesday December 11th, 2018.
As ministers meet at the UN climate summit in Poland to discuss ramping up emissions reduction plans, Christian Aid warns the outcome will determine the success of these talks.
Mohamed Adow, Christian Aid’s International Climate Lead, ...
COP24: Christian Aid criticises USA, Saudi and China attacks on human rights at climate talks
Monday December 10th, 2018.
On international human rights day, Christian Aid criticised countries including the USA, Saudi Arabia, India and China for trying to remove references to human rights from the Paris Rulebook being negotiated at the UN climate ...
Christian Aid condemns Saudi Arabia, Russia and the USA as climate villains that imperil the world
Sunday, December 12th, 2018.
Christian Aid have responded to the events at the UN climate summit in Poland where the USA, Saudi Arabia, Russia and Kuwait blocked the other 193 assembled countries from ‘welcoming’ the recent IPCC report, even ...
Natural solutions for negative emissions a better bet than sci-fi schemes says Christian Aid report
Embargoed until 00:01 GMT/01:01 CET, Friday December 7th, 2018.
Actions like introducing beavers and replanting mangroves can also help protect humans from the impact of climate change
Following calls this week from Japanese businesses for their country to set a net-zero emissions target by 2050, ...
Christian Aid responds to Global Carbon Project report
Embargoed until 18:00 GMT/19:00 CET, December 5th, 2018.
This is the wake-up call for anyone who hit the snooze button following the IPCC report.
A new study from the Global Carbon Project, published today, showing carbon emissions are projected to have risen by 2.7% ...
Let’s help bring ‘peace on Earth’ to families hurt by war and conflict this Christmas, says Christian Aid
4 December 2018.
Christian Aid is inviting the public to support its festive fundraising appeal for families caught up in conflict overseas.
COP24: A ‘just transition’ to a cleaner, greener, economy will bring benefits to the world
Monday, December 3rd, 2018.
Today at the UN climate summit in Katowice, Poland, the host nation is launching a declaration on creating a ‘just transition’ for fossil fuel reliant communities as the world weans itself off climate harming industries ...
COP24 climate summit sponsored by coal companies is ‘slap in the face’ to delegates says Christian Aid
Christian Aid has criticised the Polish hosts of next week’s UN climate summit in Katowice for unpresidential behaviour by allowing coal companies to sponsor the crucial meeting that will seek to tackle a climate crisis ...