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Empregos para o Clima na reunião “Transição Justa” do Altersummit

Sindicalistas, ambientalistas e ativistas pela justiça social reuniram-se em Bruxelas no dia 21 de junho, numa reunião convocada pelo Altersummit, para discutir o tema “transição justa”. O objetivo desta iniciativa foi criar um espaço seguro (safe space) para partilhar impressões e experiências sobre uma possível convergência entre o movimento climático e o movimento laboral. 25 […]

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Empregos para o Clima Nova Iorque, Comunicado

A campanha Empregos para o Clima está presente em 9 países do mundo, envolvendo movimentos sociais e sindicatos numa luta em defesa do clima e do emprego digno. Em Nova Iorque, sindicatos do sector das energias, dos transportes e da construção civil uniram-se para que juntos pudessem levar a campanha para a frente e conseguiram. […]

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Travay pou Klima dan Moris – climate jobs in Mauritius

  The Centre for Alternative Research and Studies held the first workshop for trade unionists in Mauritius on climate jobs in August. For a power point presentation from the event, click here presentation1. The presentation is in Kreol, the language of Mauritius, but if you can read French, you should be able to follow.     […]

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Recursos – O que é a Democracia Energética? (vídeo)

A TUED (Sindicatos pela Democracia Energética) e a Fundação Rosa Luxemburg lançaram um pequeno vídeo de animação de 5 minutos, em inglês,  que explica de forma simples os princípios para uma transição energética justa: a “democracia energética”.

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Climate Jobs for New York State

J. Mijin Cha and Lara Skinner write: “New York State can and should act now to protect New Yorkers from the worst impacts of climate change while also addressing growing economic inequality. An ambitious and audacious Climate Jobs agenda creates good, high-road jobs for communities across the state and drastically reduces greenhouse gas pollution. By […]

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#klimajobber – update on climate jobs in Norway

Andreas Ytterstad writes: The demand for 100 000 climate jobs is a demand that is slowly, but surely, becoming central to the broad Norwegian Climate movement. The Climate Election Alliance, which consists of 58 Civil Society Organizations in Norway, recently adopted “Create a Just Transition – 100 000 climate jobs now” as one of its demands http://www.klimavalgalliansen.no/?page_id=36. […]

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May Day in Oslo

Here is the Norwegian campaign Bridge to the Future marching for 100,000 climate jobs (Klimajobber) as part of the May Day march in Oslo yesterday.  And here is video they did for the march, in Norwegian and English: https://www.facebook.com/naturviterne/videos/10154063379026772/  

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Video: Som helt fersk klimakunnskapsminister / A rookie climate change minister

[facebook url=”https://www.facebook.com/klimakunnskap/videos/1643910505856753/” /] Youth organisations in Norway have made a campaign video for Climate Jobs. A new Fictional Climate and Knowledge Minister has been put to the task of creating 100,000 Climate Jobs. (It’s still fun to watch if you don’t speak Norwegian.) Se første episode av serien om meg! Som helt fersk klimakunnskapsminister er […]

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One Million Climate Jobs: A Challenge for Canadians

        In Canada, an alliance of unions, with environment, youth, public interest, faith-based organizations and First Nations are working together through the Green Economy Network to put these principles to practice, by calling for “one million climate jobs” in Canada within the next five years.

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Un million d’emplois verts: Défi pour les Canadiens et les Canadiennes

Quebec. April 2015 Au Canada, une alliance de groupes syndicaux, écologistes, confessionnels, de jeunesse, de défense de l’intérêt public et de membres des Premières nations s’est formée sous le nom de Réseau pour une économie verte afin de mettre en pratique les principes en question en incitant à la création d’un million d’emplois verts au […]

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