Climate emergency declaration

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Countries where a climate emergency has been declared, either for the entire country or only some subdivisions.

A climate emergency declaration or climate emergency plan, declaring a state of climate emergency, has been issued since 2016 by some countries and other administrations to set priority and take action about climate change.

History[edit]

Australian climate activists demand the declaration of a climate emergency on the 13 June 2009 at the "Climate Emergency Rally" during the annual Earth day in Melbourne, Australia
„Climate Emergency“ declared on a banner on 22 April 2017 at the annual March for Science in Melbourne, Australia

On 5 December 2016, the City of Darebin in Melbourne, Australia declared a climate emergency. In August 2017, Darebin decided upon a catalogue of actions in a "Darebin Climate Emergency Plan".[1][2]

"Climate angel" with a poster "This is an emergency" at the "Extinction Rebellion" protests on 22 March 2019 in Melbourne, Australia
Demanding a "Klimanotstand" (English: Climate Emergency) at Helvetiaplatz [de] in Bern, Switzerland on 24 May 2019

On May 1, 2019, the UK Parliament declared a climate emergency. The BBC reported that "dozens" of UK towns and cities had already done so, and that this was one of the demands put to the goverment by Extinction Rebellion.[3]

On 10 July 2019, networks representing more than 7,000 higher and further education institutions from six continents announced that they are declaring a Climate Emergency, and agreed to undertake a three-point plan to address the crisis through their work with students.[4]

Some statements were criticized for not including specific measures.[5]

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Local administrations[edit]

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References[edit]

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  4. ^ "Higher and Further Education Institutions across the globe declare Climate Emergency". UN Environment.
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  9. ^ Pope Francis made a pledge for a climate emergency in June 2019, at a meeting with oil executives. "Pope Francis declares 'climate emergency' and urges action". BBC. 2019.
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  40. ^ "Auch die Städte Bochum, Marl und Gladbeck haben den Klimanotstand ausgerufen". www1.wdr.de (in German). 2019-06-07. Retrieved 2019-06-10.
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  46. ^ "Auch Köln ruft den Klimanotstand aus". www1.wdr.de (in German). 2019-07-09. Retrieved 2019-07-17.
  47. ^ "Marburg ruft Klimanotstand aus". op-marburg.de / Oberhessische Presse / Zeitung für Marburg - Biedenkopf (in German). Retrieved 2019-07-17.
  48. ^ "Potsdam ruft Klimanotstand aus". klimareporter° (in German). Retrieved 2019-08-15.
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