Climate

Beyond carbon: nature’s big moment

For the third in our series of Deeper Thinking webinars, Beyond Carbon: nature’s big moment, we had the privilege of listening to Tom Rivett-Carnac, who has been a leading figure in developing mainstream action on climate change. Tom was Senior Advisor to Christiana Figueres when she acted as Executive Director to the UNFCCC (United [...]

By |2020-12-17T17:50:55+00:00December 17th, 2020|Biodiversity, Climate, Deeper Thinking, Interviews|Comments Off on Beyond carbon: nature’s big moment

If we’re going to talk climate, we need to talk conservation

2020 is a big year for climate action. It is the start of a decade of climate action. But if we're talking climate, we need to be talking about conservation and regeneration, argues our CEO Kirsty Schneeberger. 2020 is a big year for climate and a big year for biodiversity. [...]

By |2022-06-15T05:39:33+00:00February 21st, 2020|Approach, Biodiversity, Climate, Conservation, More than Carbon|Comments Off on If we’re going to talk climate, we need to talk conservation

“The ocean is bearing the brunt of the climate crisis” says open letter to UK leaders urging ocean protection

In response to the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Special Report on the Ocean and Cryosphere in a Changing Climate, Synchronicity Earth has added its signature to an open letter addressed to UK leadership urging rapid action for ocean protection. Four actions for oceans The letter, which was supported [...]

By |2021-10-13T11:17:03+00:00September 25th, 2019|Climate, Deep-sea mining, Fisheries, Ocean, Policy, Protected Areas|Comments Off on “The ocean is bearing the brunt of the climate crisis” says open letter to UK leaders urging ocean protection

False Solutions? 3 Ways To Evaluate Grand Climate Proposals

This article first appeared in Patterns of Meaning on the 22nd March 2016. Jeremy Lent is an author whose writings investigate the patterns of thought that have led our civilization to its current crisis of sustainability. His science fiction novel about genetic engineering, Requiem of the Human Soul, was published in 2009. His recent work, The [...]

By |2018-08-31T16:39:28+00:00March 22nd, 2016|Climate, In-Depth, Sustainable Living, Threats|0 Comments

Surreal Spring: The Cognitive Dissonance of Our Climate Emergency

By Jeremy Lent This article first appeared in Patterns of Meaning on the 16th February 2016. Jeremy Lent is an author whose writings investigate the patterns of thought that have led our civilization to its current crisis of sustainability. His science fiction novel about genetic engineering, Requiem of the Human Soul, was published in 2009. His [...]

By |2018-08-31T16:17:29+00:00February 22nd, 2016|Climate, In-Depth, Sustainable Living|0 Comments

Gwilt and Shadowtime: A New Language for the Anthropocene

By Jeremy Lent This article first appeared in Patterns of Meaning on the 29th January 2016. Jeremy Lent is an author whose writings investigate the patterns of thought that have led our civilization to its current crisis of sustainability. His science fiction novel about genetic engineering, Requiem of the Human Soul, was published in 2009. His recent [...]

By |2018-08-31T17:20:07+00:00February 9th, 2016|Climate, In-Depth, Language, Sustainable Living|0 Comments

Climate and Biodiversity: How can we take meaningful action?

With the world’s leaders meeting in Paris at the beginning of December to set targets for greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, the timing seemed right to host an evening, led by two expert speakers, to discuss the realities of climate change. Does the global process work? What is happening below government level? How are landscapes [...]

By |2018-08-31T17:17:51+00:00November 27th, 2015|Biodiversity, Climate, Events|0 Comments