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Climate Change and Green Economy

Climate Change and Green Economy
  • Just Transition must be back into the Paris draft negotiating text

    A new negotiating text has been released and Just transition language has been taken out of the draft Paris outcome. We need your support to bring it back.

    A new negotiating text has been released and Just transition language has been taken out of the draft Paris outcome. We need your support to get this message to government delegations as soon as possible (and before the 31st August Bonn climate talks)

    Here you will find an ITUC letter as well as a word format in case you want to add your union letterhead with your leadership’s signature.

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    ITUC Letter to ministers/ambassadors in charge of climate change
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    Word - 45.8 kb
    Template letter for Ministers/ambassadors on Climate change
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  • Reducing emissions in your workplace

    As part of trade union efforts to tackle climate change, the ITUC is releasing this guide for supporting unions willing to take action in their workplaces. Send us your feedback and join the Unions4climate campaign!

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  • Third UN Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction

    At a time when extreme weather events are aggravated by climate change, adding an incredible burden to other natural and man-caused disasters, the international labour movement engages on this issue to ensure that the focus of disaster risk reduction policies remains on protecting citizens’ lives, livelihoods and future.

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