Climate change science, risks and responses

The critical decade 2013: climate change science, risks and responses

Climate Commission
17 June, 2013

Two years ago the Climate Commission warned that 2011-2020 is the ‘Critical
Decade’ for tackling climate change. In particular, this is the Critical Decade
for turning around rising emissions of greenhouse gases and putting us on the
pathway to stabilising the climate system.

One quarter of the way through the Critical Decade, many consequences of climate
change are already evident, and the risks of further climate change are better
understood.

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Publication Type: Report
Publisher Type: Government or Government agency
Coverage: Australia, Worldwide
Copyright: Commonwealth of Australia 2013, Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Australia Licence

 

Animation on REDD+

YouTube hosts versions of an educational animation on REDD+ in English, Fijian, Bislama and Solomon Islands Pidgin. The video was made by ‘Live & Learn Environmental Education’. Live & Learn has developed the film ‘Ready for REDD+?’ as a resource that contributes to the challenge of enabling indigenous and local communities to understand REDD+.

English
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K-SPm4BZOFY

Fijian
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kUGyZnAhdmw

Bislama
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DSdKK38UZPU

Solomon Islands Pidgin
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4N6rnVO4Yy8

 

Animation on climate change

YouTube hosts versions of an educational animation on climate change in Bislama, Solomon Islands Pidgin, Fijian and English. The video was made by ‘Live & Learn Environmental Education’. It explains climate change, global warming, the greenhouse effect and the need for adaptation and mitigation actions, for a younger audience.

Bislama
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EGyV-Bd0NdI&feature=youtu.be

Solomon Islands Pidgin
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uLIYx9u0wY8

Fijian
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y-IRoC8wVcI

English
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=roKlfqvJPQ0