Recently, I was a guest on the Green Divas Radio Show hosted by Green Diva Meg (aka Megan McWilliams). Meg and I are both grandparents who have become quite involved in climate action. During the interview, I was able to tell my story—about...
As COP23 winds down, delegates have repeatedly heard arguments that more ambition is required to put the 2015 Paris Agreement into action. UN secretary general Antonio Guterres, while referring to the $825 billion invested in fossil fuels in 2016,...
The most potent weapon in our fight against climate change is truth. As Climate Leaders (Climate Reality Leadership Corps), we at Below2°C continue to speak the truth about climate change and its solutions. This post features 10 key facts about...
Small steps are no longer enough. Incremental climate action will not get us to where we need to be by 2050 - a low carbon economy. The Paris Agreement was a historic breakthrough but it's not sufficient. It was just one...
Elizabeth Woodworth is a Canadian writer/librarian who attended the COP21 summit in Paris. Elizabeth is also my Facebook friend. We've developed a working relationship and supported each other in our respective work dedicated to a global climate revolution for all. Some time ago, Elizabeth...
Carbon pollution is being dumped into our atmosphere at unprecedented and unregulated rates, and it’s costing us. We’re paying in dollars, in lives, in jobs, in lifestyles -- truly in every way imaginable. If carbon pollution continues unchecked, my...
From the Climate Reality Project~Let's Ask the Tough Questions  Why? Why Not? Why? Why Not? In every language on the planet, children ask these questions over, and over, and over. They ask the first to understand the world around them, and...
As we move beyond the Paris Agreement, the climate credibility of the 195 countries which are signatories to the agreement will soon be tested. In December countries submitted their emissions reduction targets known as NDCs -- Nationally Determined Contributions. Now...
One of the popular myths too common in the Climate Change conversation is that  "It's Too Hard." Deniers claim that shifting over to clean energy would not only require changing our way of life, but could shut down our...
Since its establishment in 2006, the Climate Reality Project has trained over 10,000 climate leaders representing more than 125 countries. We at Below2°C are proud to be members of the Climate Reality Leadership Corps and Climate Reality Canada with...