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Enough Pomp and Ceremony: How the G7 can deliver real leadership

By Kervelle Baird The historical mission of world leaders to amass global dominance has amounted to our complicated challenge of disparities. On the occasion of the 2021 G7 Summit, I continue my lament of the global elite’s abuse of vulnerable nations in their quest to global dominance and refusal to commit to amendments to resolveContinue reading “Enough Pomp and Ceremony: How the G7 can deliver real leadership”

How the United States underdeveloped Latin America and the Caribbean

By Kervelle Baird One of the concepts that fascinated me as a Caribbean Studies student was historical legacies. I learned to identify remnants of colonial culture entrenched in contemporary traditions in the region. I remain a history enthusiast because I have a penchant for knowing the events that produced the world we live in toContinue reading “How the United States underdeveloped Latin America and the Caribbean”

Experiencing Loss and Damage as an Urban Youth Living in Rwanda

by Ishimwe Olivier, Rwanda I was born and raised in Rwanda’s capital, Kigali. Since childhood, I’ve experienced changes in each season, every year more intense: hot in the summer, rainy in the winter. Today the changes are seen in the increasing intensity of rainfall, and the prolonged drought season. Made worse, the community has minimalContinue reading “Experiencing Loss and Damage as an Urban Youth Living in Rwanda”

Global Day of Action: Youth urging the US Government to take action on addressing loss and damage caused by climate change

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 18 April, 2021. Youth climate activists organize global day of action to accompany open letter demanding that the US government take action to address climate-induced loss and damage. Read the open letter here. Youth climate activists from around the world are demanding justice and finance for climate-induced loss and damage (L&D) throughContinue reading “Global Day of Action: Youth urging the US Government to take action on addressing loss and damage caused by climate change”

Youth Letter: Urging the UK COP26 Presidency to take action on addressing loss and damage caused by climate change

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 19 November, 2020. Youth climate activists release an open letter demanding that the UK COP26 Presidency take action to address climate-induced loss and damage. Read the open letter here. Youth climate activists from around the world are releasing an open letter to the UK Government, in its role as the COP26 Presidency,Continue reading “Youth Letter: Urging the UK COP26 Presidency to take action on addressing loss and damage caused by climate change”

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