Former President Obama visited COP26 with a message for young climate activists. The draft text on the talks was published and was quickly criticised by campaigners for not referring to fossil fuels.
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Pictures from the COP26 exhibitions (DrillOrDrop)
#ScientistRebellion gathering on the south side of King V Bridge in Glasgow, just outside the boundary of the city centre which they were banned from after their action over the weekend pic.twitter.com/Z2ghg4hsl4— Jessica Murray (@JournoJess_) November 8, 2021
Cop26 will be the whitest and most privileged ever – it should be a source of great shame to everyone (Diane Abbott MP comments for the Independent)
HSBC led big banks’ charge against climate change action by seeking to delay a key deadline and scrap mandatory science-based targets for a major net-zero alliance (Bureau of Investigative Journalism)