A newly formed citizen’s grouping – Global Assembly – wants a snapshot of humanity to air its views directly to policymakers at this year’s UN climate conference. Amy Hall speaks to one of its organizers, Susan Nakyung Lee, about the limits and potential of democracy.
When it comes to the horrors of the transatlantic slave trade and ongoing support of fossil fuels, what would be the cost of financial reparations? Through exploring the history of a prominent player in the insurance marketplace, Sahar Shah and Harpreet Kaur Paul have an idea of where to start.
Campaigners have long argued that a transition to renewable energy could provide a jobs bonanza. Now politicians are talking that talk – but many workers in the fossil-fuel industry believe it’s a con. Conrad Landin picks through the rhetoric with offshore workers in Scotland.
Ethical and political dilemmas abound these days. Seems like we’re all in need of a New Internationalist perspective. Enter stage: Agony Uncle.
Skipping meals to talk to the media, aiming to get arrested – and still making it to your hockey game. These are just some of the tasks found on the to-do lists of campaigners in Canada who are putting everything on the line to fight for a liveable, just future. Lucy EJ Woods went to meet them.
|Article title||From magazine||Publication date|
|Loss and damage||Romani lives matter||January, 2022|
|Temperature check||The future of work||November, 2021|
|The Interview: Susan Nakyung Lee||The future of work||November, 2021|
|Farewell to a glacier||The future of work||November, 2021|
|Will COP26 deliver?||The future of work||November, 2021|
|Lloyd’s of London’s debt||The future of work||November, 2021|
|Green jobs - puffery and promise||The future of work||November, 2021|
|‘This land is beautiful to us’||Food justice: who gets to eat?||September, 2021|
|Agony Uncle: A climate activist's conviction vs their future||Courage and terror in Myanmar||July, 2021|
|Only Planet||Courage and terror in Myanmar||July, 2021|
|Temperature check||Courage and terror in Myanmar||July, 2021|
|Shadow courts||Courage and terror in Myanmar||July, 2021|
|Coal sting||Vaccine equality||May, 2021|
|Spotlight: Arka Kinari||Democracy on the edge||March, 2021|
|The case for nature||The biodiversity emergency||January, 2021|
|My ass and the oceans||A caring economy||November, 2020|
|5 reasons why care and the climate are inseparable||A caring economy||November, 2020|
|Agony Uncle||The Kurds - betrayed again||July, 2020|
|Young climate heroes||How we make poverty||March, 2020|
|Spotlight: Peter Cusack||China in charge||November, 2019|