Jobs for the Climate! On 22nd of November, unionists and climate justice activists from ten countries and five continents gathered closely before the 4th International Ecosocialist Encounters in the “Lisbon Just Transition Gathering” to share experiences of their fights and to discuss possible convergence points between labor and ecological movements. The encounter took place in […]
Declaração: A cimeira do clima em Katowice não serve. Os trabalhadores precisam de mobilizar-se para exigir uma transição justa.
Esta declaração foi escrita por sindicalistas e ativistas pela justiça climática, reunidos em Lisboa nos dias 22-25 de novembro por iniciativa da campanha Empregos para o Clima e da Fundação Rosa Luxemburgo. O texto foi lançado na sessão de encerramento dos IV Encontros Internacionais Ecossocialistas. A cimeira do clima em Katowice não serve. Os trabalhadores […]
This text is not about climate science nor about energy transition in general. But to start with, it is important to clarify three points: We urgently need an energy transition. The window of action is closing We have few years left to fundamentally change our energy systems. There is no energy transition currently in course, […]
Around a thousand activists gathered this week in Toulouse for the ATTAC’s European Summer University for Social Movements to participate in a total of hundred sessions (debates, seminars, fora, workshops…) and the Climate Jobs campaigns from across Europe were also there. We had unionists and climate activists from the United Kingdom, Norway, France and Portugal, […]
UN MILLION D’EMPLOIS POUR LE CLIMAT The last born of the climate jobs campaign family is known, and its name is Un million d’emplois pour le climat (One million Jobs for climate). The French Un million d’emplois pour le climat was launched on the 12th January 2017 by a consortium made up of trade-unions, social […]
It is possible! The campaign “Empregos para o Clima” defends massive creation of public sector jobs in key areas to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. We believe that the struggle for social justice and the fight against climate change are interconnected, thus our proposal addresses global warming, unemployment and labour precarity at the same time. In […]
Two Weeks of Action: “Playing with out lives” 24 october – 6 november Workers’ organizations and environmentalist groups are converging to have a two weeks of common actions demanding social and environmentalist justice. As the responsibles for the economic crisis and the environmental crisis are the same, these social movements will unite under the umbrella […]