CLIMATE DISRUPTION IS A GLOBAL EMERGENCY
The latest IPCC report makes it clear: global mean temperature rise greater than 1.5oC will cause widespread suffering and mass migration, irreversible damage to the natural world, and massive damage to the world economy. We have only years, not decades, to act. Our government needs to tell the truth about this unprecedented challenge to our well-being.
Sea level rise, ocean acidification and increasingly adverse weather events mean that business as usual is over. It is no longer possible to pursue conventional economics with endless GDP growth as its target.
WE, THE UNDERSIGNED, DEMAND THAT THE GOVERNMENT ENACTS LEGALLY-BINDING MEASURES TO REDUCE GREENHOUSE GAS EMISSIONS TO NET ZERO BY 2025*.
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