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‘Climate change needs to be at the heart of all policymaking’: Ed Miliband still has hope
Climate Change

‘Climate change needs to be at the heart of all policymaking’: Ed Miliband still has hope

The new shadow secretary for climate change and net zero gives his verdict on COP26 – and explains why climate change policy must have fairness at its heart.

We won’t keep 1.5 alive unless we make room for everyone at the table
Anna Johnston

We won’t keep 1.5 alive unless we make room for everyone at the table

Without better representation from women and the Global South, climate negotiations are hugely skewed towards certain interests, writes Anna Johnston from the Women’s Budget Group

COP26 is over but the fight for survival is only getting started
Paul McNamee

COP26 is over but the fight for survival is only getting started

Big, bold moves and big investment is needed. It’s not enough to cry ‘levelling up’ but to do little about, writes Big Issue editor Paul McNamee.

How can we make politicians care about our future generations?
John Bird

How can we make politicians care about our future generations?

What was agreed at COP26 – and can we call it a success?
Environment

What was agreed at COP26 – and can we call it a success?

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COP26 representatives walk out of summit over lack of climate action
COP26

COP26 representatives walk out of summit over lack of climate action

Boris Johnson’s COP26 flight was ‘unavoidable’, apparently
COP26

Boris Johnson’s COP26 flight was ‘unavoidable’, apparently

One mention of fossil fuels and lots of ‘urging’: The COP26 draft agreement explained
COP26

One mention of fossil fuels and lots of ‘urging’: The COP26 draft agreement explained

‘Male, stale and pale’: COP26 leaves young people out in the cold
Environment

‘Male, stale and pale’: COP26 leaves young people out in the cold

The real COP26: Activists, campaigners and the public on why they came to Glasgow
Environment

The real COP26: Activists, campaigners and the public on why they came to Glasgow

‘Go away’: COP26 projectionist gets really fed-up with anti-fracking activists’ stunt
Activism

‘Go away’: COP26 projectionist gets really fed-up with anti-fracking activists’ stunt

Our government’s safety nets for people facing homelessness are riddled with holes
John Bird

Our government’s safety nets for people facing homelessness are riddled with holes

Why climate change hits women harder than men
Environment

Why climate change hits women harder than men

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We need to plan for a green future or we risk being exposed
Paul McNamee

We need to plan for a green future or we risk being exposed

Climate change is forcing more people out of their homes than war
Environment

Climate change is forcing more people out of their homes than war

These zero-carbon homes for homeless people offer a future for green housing
Housing

These zero-carbon homes for homeless people offer a future for green housing

Protesters at the COP26 youth climate strike have not missed with their signs
Activism

Protesters at the COP26 youth climate strike have not missed with their signs

Big Issue founder says the future ‘can’t be compromised by the poor politics of today’
Politics

Big Issue founder says the future ‘can’t be compromised by the poor politics of today’

Al Gore: More equal economy needed to achieve climate goals
Environment

Al Gore: More equal economy needed to achieve climate goals

The campaigners using COP26 to highlight their big issues
Activism

The campaigners using COP26 to highlight their big issues

COP26: Climate campaigners take over council building to offer beds to activists
Housing

COP26: Climate campaigners take over council building to offer beds to activists

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American journalists covering COP26 are confusing Edinburgh and Glasgow and the internet is having a ball
Environment

American journalists covering COP26 are confusing Edinburgh and Glasgow and the internet is having a ball

Protesters heckle Alok Sharma over new oilfield on eve of COP26
Activism

Protesters heckle Alok Sharma over new oilfield on eve of COP26

This ‘protest art’ is touring Glasgow during COP26 to highlight the impact of climate change
Activism

This ‘protest art’ is touring Glasgow during COP26 to highlight the impact of climate change

Climate change means ending homelessness is even more important. Here’s why
Housing

Climate change means ending homelessness is even more important. Here’s why