Write to your MP, sign a petition, ask questions, demonstrate -- make your voice heard on climate change


Greenpeace reports big news: scientists have confirmed the discovery of an incredible coral reef at the mouth of the Amazon river!

But we can’t celebrate just yet: oil companies are closing in with a reckless plan to drill for oil nearby.

An oil spill could devastate this amazing place, harming wildlife and ruining local people’s livelihoods.

Our colleagues from Friends of the Earth (FoE) report as below:-

"We're only 6 days into 2017 and parts of the UK have just broken their air pollution limits for the entire year. More places are set to follow in the coming days.  So let's make this the year that government finally takes air pollution seriously – and commits to get dirty diesel vehicles off our streets.

The divisions caused by the EU referendum make it more important than ever for us all to unite behind our shared environment. 

Friends of the Earth petition to ditch diesel.

Last week, 10:10 kicked off its Blown Away campaign with a petition demanding that fossil fuels are not given more financial support than clean, renewable onshore wind.

Together Greenpeace and its supporters are going to take the government to court.  Are you in?

Greenpeace reports that this has been the hottest year in 115,000 years; Arctic ice levels are near rock bottom; yet Theresa May just approved a runway at Heathrow which could fuel even more climate change. "It’s beyond a joke".

Campaigning to urge business and financial institutions to divest from fossil fuels - is it worthwhile, and how to do it - with links

The results of the Winchester City Council elections 5 May 2016 are on the Council website.

We thought you would want to know what candidates thought about climate change and related matters such as energy.

Following the historic international climate deal agreed in Paris in December 2015, Christian Aid is campaiging for the UK Government to turn commitments into reality.


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National and global issues, and campaigns you might want to support. WinACC can't keep up-to-date with all that's happening - if you want to keep abreast of national and global politics on climate change, there are many websites and twitter accounts such as Climate Home, or the Friends of the Earth policy blog


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