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# cop26 - Tuesday 2 November, 2021

Israel minister to meet Johnson at COP26, day after being stopped entering summit in wheelchair
# Karine Elharrar
# Karine Elharrar

Israel minister to meet Johnson at COP26, day after being stopped entering summit in wheelchair

Nov 2nd 2021, 12:21 PM 20,078 Views 14 Comments

Karine Elharrar missed yesterday’s events when security staff would not let her car through.

COP26: World leaders sign up to multibillion-dollar pledge to end deforestation by 2030
# Deforestation
# Deforestation

COP26: World leaders sign up to multibillion-dollar pledge to end deforestation by 2030

Updated Nov 2nd 2021, 11:15 AM 12,151 Views 27 Comments

The pledge is endorsed by more than 100 leaders representing over 85% of the world’s forests.

# cop26 - Monday 1 November, 2021

'Cautiously optimistic': Are Irish people going to COP26 feeling hopeful about the summit?
# CLIMATE CRISIS
# CLIMATE CRISIS

'Cautiously optimistic': Are Irish people going to COP26 feeling hopeful about the summit?

Nov 1st 2021, 9:26 PM 9,643 Views 11 Comments

We asked some of the Irish people heading to Glasgow: Are you feeling hopeful going into COP26?

29% of Irish households support traffic restrictions in polluted cities - CSO
# Environment
# Environment

29% of Irish households support traffic restrictions in polluted cities - CSO

Nov 1st 2021, 7:34 PM 11,941 Views 36 Comments

Recent polling from Ireland Thinks indicated that 36% of people are in favour of congestion charges in Irish cities.

COP26: 'If you allow yourself to feel it, the heartbreak and the injustice is hard to bear'
# Catch Up On Cop
# Catch Up On Cop

COP26: 'If you allow yourself to feel it, the heartbreak and the injustice is hard to bear'

Nov 1st 2021, 7:01 PM 9,415 Views 24 Comments

Sign up to The Journal’s COP26 newsletter for daily updates and analysis from Glasgow over the next two weeks.

Climate change 'not a hypothetical threat', Biden tells COP26 summit
# Heating Up
# Heating Up

Climate change 'not a hypothetical threat', Biden tells COP26 summit

Updated Nov 1st 2021, 5:16 PM 17,697 Views 44 Comments

The Taoiseach said at COP26 that there is a unique opportunity to increase ambition and “turn the tide on climate change”.

Live from Athlone: What must Ireland and Europe do to tackle climate change?
# Road To COP26
# Road To COP26

Live from Athlone: What must Ireland and Europe do to tackle climate change?

Updated Nov 1st 2021, 10:25 AM 16,730 Views 44 Comments

Join us this coming Tuesday at 7pm as we put your questions to climate experts and politicians.

# cop26 - Sunday 31 October, 2021

COP26: Climate summit described as 'last, best hope' to meet 1.5 degree goal
# CLIMATE CRISIS
# CLIMATE CRISIS

COP26: Climate summit described as 'last, best hope' to meet 1.5 degree goal

Oct 31st 2021, 1:21 PM 10,457 Views 31 Comments

The Taoiseach Micheál Martin will attend a two-day world leaders summit as part of COP26.

The world's most crucial climate summit is starting - sign up to get our daily newsletter
# Cop26
# Cop26

The world's most crucial climate summit is starting - sign up to get our daily newsletter

Oct 31st 2021, 10:45 AM 20,921 Views 38 Comments

We’ll be bringing you daily updates and analysis from COP26 in Glasgow.

COP26 officially starts today - here's how The Journal will be covering it
# CLIMATE CRISIS
# CLIMATE CRISIS

COP26 officially starts today - here's how The Journal will be covering it

Oct 31st 2021, 6:30 AM 6,766 Views 0 Comments

Keep up-to-date with the latest from the COP26 summit.

# cop26 - Saturday 30 October, 2021

Opinion: Can COP26 produce the goods? Ask me again in ten years' time
# Cop26
# Cop26

Opinion: Can COP26 produce the goods? Ask me again in ten years' time

Oct 30th 2021, 5:00 PM 5,506 Views 4 Comments

It is time to cop on, end the empty promises and sickening cross-sectoral greenwashing, writes MEP Grace O’Sullivan.

World leaders to talk climate, economy, vaccines at G20
# Rome
# Rome

World leaders to talk climate, economy, vaccines at G20

Oct 30th 2021, 12:04 PM 6,912 Views 8 Comments

The two day talks will be held in Rome.

Saoi O’Connor: COP26 won't give us what we’re fighting for - only the people can do that
# CLIMATE CRISIS
# CLIMATE CRISIS

Saoi O’Connor: COP26 won't give us what we’re fighting for - only the people can do that

Oct 30th 2021, 7:45 AM 7,722 Views 6 Comments

The Irish climate campaigner says framing COP26 as the focal point of global climate action is robbing us of our own collective power.

# cop26 - Friday 29 October, 2021

Opinion: Will things be different at COP26 this year? Yes. There's a sense of urgency in the air
# CLIMATE CRISIS
# CLIMATE CRISIS

Opinion: Will things be different at COP26 this year? Yes. There's a sense of urgency in the air

Oct 29th 2021, 10:47 PM 6,785 Views 17 Comments

Addressing the injustice of the climate crisis must be central to discussions at COP26, writes Ciarán Cuffe.

# cop26 - Wednesday 27 October, 2021

Open Thread: Tell us what you want to know about the COP26 Climate Change Conference?
# The Good Information Project
# The Good Information Project

Open Thread: Tell us what you want to know about the COP26 Climate Change Conference?

Updated Oct 27th 2021, 11:22 AM 6,277 Views 52 Comments

We’re holding a live event focussed on climate change and this is your chance to help shape that discussion.

# cop26 - Tuesday 26 October, 2021

Britain's Queen Elizabeth pulls out of Cop26 climate conference in Glasgow
# Doctor's Orders
# Doctor's Orders

Britain's Queen Elizabeth pulls out of Cop26 climate conference in Glasgow

Oct 26th 2021, 8:28 PM 42,191 Views 41 Comments

The British royal family are due to carry out a series of engagements at Cop26.

Countries' climate plans worlds away from 1.5C target, warns UN
# Life On Earth
# Life On Earth

Countries' climate plans worlds away from 1.5C target, warns UN

Updated Oct 26th 2021, 4:22 PM 18,141 Views 30 Comments

Cop26 aims to drive more action on cutting emissions to avoid dangerous climate change.

# cop26 - Monday 25 October, 2021

UN warns countries’ carbon-cutting plans put world on course for 2.7C temperature rises
# Climate Change
# Climate Change

UN warns countries’ carbon-cutting plans put world on course for 2.7C temperature rises

Oct 25th 2021, 6:10 PM 11,105 Views 30 Comments

The UN climate chief has urged countries to redouble their efforts to avoid a climate crisis.

# cop26 - Saturday 23 October, 2021

Top oil exporter Saudi Arabia targets zero carbon emissions by 2060
# Saudi Arabia
# Saudi Arabia

Top oil exporter Saudi Arabia targets zero carbon emissions by 2060

Oct 23rd 2021, 3:44 PM 21,463 Views 47 Comments

The announcement comes a week before the Cop26 global climate summit.

Cop26 climate deal will be harder than Paris, summit president says
# Alok Sharma
# Alok Sharma

Cop26 climate deal will be harder than Paris, summit president says

Oct 23rd 2021, 12:30 PM 6,203 Views 8 Comments

The summit is due to get underway on 31 October.

# cop26 - Wednesday 20 October, 2021

Watch: The climate crisis and COP26 - Open Newsroom
# The Good Info Project
# The Good Info Project

Watch: The climate crisis and COP26 - Open Newsroom

Updated Oct 20th 2021, 9:00 AM 10,908 Views 6 Comments

As we approach the COP26 summit we look at what role Ireland and the EU will play in the talks

# cop26 - Sunday 17 October, 2021

The world's biggest climate summit kicks off soon - here's what you need to know
# Cop26
# Cop26

The world's biggest climate summit kicks off soon - here's what you need to know

Oct 17th 2021, 9:00 PM 9,992 Views 17 Comments

“The main thing will be whether there is a willingness to do business or not.”

# cop26 - Thursday 14 October, 2021

White House confirms Joe Biden will travel to Glasgow for COP26 climate summit
# Eurotrip
# Eurotrip

White House confirms Joe Biden will travel to Glasgow for COP26 climate summit

Oct 14th 2021, 6:30 PM 8,199 Views 12 Comments

Biden also have an audience with the Pope in Rome ahead of the G20.

# cop26 - Tuesday 12 October, 2021

World leaders 'must honour' climate targets or 'fail as one', head of Cop26 warns
# Cop26
# Cop26

World leaders 'must honour' climate targets or 'fail as one', head of Cop26 warns

Oct 12th 2021, 7:21 AM 3,759 Views 4 Comments

Alok Sharma urged countries to honour the Paris climate accord agreed in 2015.

# cop26 - Tuesday 7 September, 2021

NGOs say COP26 climate summit should be postponed over vaccine inequity
# Developing Countries
# Developing Countries

NGOs say COP26 climate summit should be postponed over vaccine inequity

Sep 7th 2021, 8:25 PM 7,005 Views 3 Comments

Currently, more than 55% of Europeans are fully vaccinated, compared to about 3% in Africa.

# cop26 - Sunday 5 September, 2021

No 10 trying to cut Nicola Sturgeon out of COP26 summit, leaked messages say
# Independence
# Independence

No 10 trying to cut Nicola Sturgeon out of COP26 summit, leaked messages say

Sep 5th 2021, 9:37 AM 33,100 Views 34 Comments

The Scottish First Minister responded by saying anyone who allows politics to get in the way of tackling climate change would be abdicating responsibility.

# cop26 - Monday 9 August, 2021

Climate report: Scale of changes ‘unprecedented’ - but not too late to slow warming
# CLIMATE CRISIS
# CLIMATE CRISIS

Climate report: Scale of changes ‘unprecedented’ - but not too late to slow warming

Aug 9th 2021, 9:00 AM 21,457 Views 115 Comments

A UN report on climate change has found “deep reductions” in emissions are crucial to limit global warming.

# cop26 - Sunday 8 August, 2021

New UN report to set out stark reality of the climate crisis
# Climate Change
# Climate Change

New UN report to set out stark reality of the climate crisis

Aug 8th 2021, 5:10 PM 13,510 Views 51 Comments

Pressure will be on governments – who have approved the report – to take action at the Cop26 climate summit in November.