Recognition as the vaccine’s joint inventor could help the U.S. government steward the vaccine’s use and broaden access.
“Equity has to be a key part of our responses” to the climate crisis, says climate scientist Kevin Anderson.
The legal petition comes amid growing anger over insufficient pledges emerging from the COP26 summit.
There’s no force behind even the meager steps proposed at COP26, says Nigerian environmental activist Nnimmo Bassey.
The U.K.’s so-called “non-paper” is silent on one of the central issues on the road to climate stabilization.
Military carbon emissions have largely been exempted from international climate treaties.
“The COP has turned into a PR event,” said Thunberg.
Opponents describe them as a scheme that will appropriate land and resources without addressing roots of climate crisis.
This comes as the Senate-approved bipartisan bill passed the House after 13 Republicans crossed the aisle to support it.
Some glaciers lost four times as much mass this decade compared to the decade before.