Saleemul Huq (@SaleemulHuq )

Saleemul Huq

Bio Director, @ICCCAD and Senior Fellow, @IIED. Work on adaptation to climate change. Views presented are my own.
Location London, UK
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Account created 18-03-2009 14:32:31
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Android : “We cannot leave it up to our young people to fight this fight for us,”

“The climate movement is a peace movement, because to stop wars is to stop the fossil fuel industry. And to stop the fossil fuel industry is to stop war,”


Twitter for iPad : “Let’s be clear: we don’t need a low carbon economy; we don’t need to lower emissions. Our emissions have to stop if we are to have a chance to stay below the 1.5 degree target.”
Credits: Khalid Kareem
#Davos2020 #WEF20 #WEF2020 #ClimateChange #Davos20 #economy

Twitter for iPad : By saving our seas, we can save the planet.

📕 Read more: #howtosavetheplanet #wef20

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Twitter for iPad : If done in a balanced way, ecosystem protection can also support the livelihoods of rural communities, explains this piece by Green Climate Fund which is funding a project to restore Uganda's #wetlands UNDP Climate #ecosystems

Twitter for iPad : Spain has declared a national #ClimateEmergency today.
Extinction Rebellion Spain 👏

We want governments to act together and start solving this #PlanetaryEmergency NOW. #DeedsNotWords #BeyondPolitics
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Twitter for iPad : Delighted to join Dr David Nabarro & 🌍’s environmental leaders in #Davos2020 - 🌾farmers🌾 should have a major role in #sustainable land use planning. Important to invest in regenerative agriculture & #NatureBasedSolutions! #NatureNow #WEF20

Twitter for iPad : “Spain’s new government declared a national climate emergency on Tuesday, taking a formal first step toward enacting ambitious measures to fight climate change.” including 95% #renewables by 2040. #FridaysForFuture #ClimateEmergency #CongratulationsSpain…

Twitter for iPad : A moving, angry letter from a man who lost his house in the Aussie wildfires--and the fact that he's surveying the wreckage in a shirt really brought home for me how big and long this fight has been…

Twitter for iPad : Only a handful of executives from the oil, gas and coal industries that are chiefly responsible for greenhouse gas emissions were seen attending the panel at which Thunberg spoke on Tuesday.… via Bloomberg

Twitter for iPad : The 🇬🇧 has committed to stop funding coal mining or #coal power plants overseas 👇

2020 presents a golden opportunity for countries to show their commitment to achieving #netzero by 2050.

It is vital that the 🌏 comes together to achieve our goals.

#ClimateAction #COP26…

Twitter for iPad : I dont want your awards. If youre going to award me, award me with helping me find solutions - Autumn Peltier whose a 15-year-old water protection activist from Canada #WEF20

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Twitter for iPad : To what extent are the #oil and #gas industries shifting to #CleanEnergy, essential to achieve the #ParisAgreement’s #climate goals and for human survival. This graph by Simon Evans, based on IEA data ( tells the story. #wef20