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,”

#ActOnClimate
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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.”
-#GretaThunberg
Credits: Khalid Kareem
#Davos2020 #WEF20 #WEF2020 #ClimateChange #Davos20 #economy

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

📕 Read more: wef.ch/2RGbZ6E #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 tmsnrt.rs/37cOSHC

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
Join the rebellion: rebellion.global/branches

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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

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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 350.org shirt really brought home for me how big and long this fight has been
canberratimes.com.au/story/6580719/…

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. bloomberg.com/news/articles/… 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.com/ukcop26/status…

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 (bit.ly/2sKdhVQ) tells the story. #wef20