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 ...
South Sudan hunger crisis set to intensify in 2018, warns Christian Aid, as conflict enters fifth year
15th December 2017.
Christian Aid is appealing for urgent action to stem alarming levels of hunger in South Sudan
Christian Aid appoints Amanda Khozi Mukwashi as new Chief Executive
Thursday, December 14th, 2017.
Christian Aid is delighted to announce the appointment of Amanda Khozi Mukwashi as Chief Executive.Amanda has more than 20 years’ experience, extensive knowledge and expertise in working to alleviate poverty, injustice and inequality, with a ...
One Planet Summit a sign that the world is starting to take its Paris Agreement pledges seriously says Christian Aid
Tuesday, 12th December, 2017.
As the One Planet Summit wraps up, Mohamed Adow, Christian Aid’s International Climate Lead, said it showed that countries are firmly committed to the Paris Agreement and that the momentum generated in the French capital ...
Christian Aid welcomes Theresa May positioning the UK as the global leader in electric vehicles
Tuesday, 12th December, 2017.
Responding to the announcement from Prime Minister Theresa May at the One Planet Summit today in Paris, Christian Aid’s International Climate Lead, Mohamed Adow, said:“As the first country to industrialise the UK has a moral ...
Dr Rowan Williams’ 2017 Christmas Message
Monday 11th December, 2017.
Dr Rowan Williams, Chair of Christian Aid:"At the heart of every Christmas is a very simple image: a new-born baby lying exposed in the cold of winter. It's a very powerful image of our own vulnerability, ...