and getting informed
There have been goings-on in Devon during the COP27 in Egypt:
Meanwhile, there have been efforts to inform and be informed…
The Midweek Herald has given us a guide:
Other things have been going on in Plymouth to keep us informed:
Plymouth Marine Laboratory are proud to be co-organisers of the COP27 Virtual Ocean Pavilion – an online platform dedicated to raising the visibility of why the ocean is key in climate negotiations and to all life on our planet.
Also from the Ocean City, we learn about efforts to green the waves:
International zero-emission shipping routes came one step closer to becoming a reality, as the UK made a major pledge alongside the US, Norway, and the Netherlands to roll out green maritime links between our countries at this year’s COP27 conference in Sharm el Sheikh, Egypt.
In the meantime a Devonian is in Egypt to get informed in an official capacity
And official Devon has made its pronounements:
Finally, the Devon Geography website has reproduced some revealing visual information:
With the COP 27 conference taking place in Egypt this week, the ‘Visual Capitalist’ web site offers some relevant data graphics. Firstly, this visualization (based on data from the ‘Global Carbon Project’ shows the changes in global fossil fuel CO₂ emissions from 1900 to 2020. After a decline during COVID, the challenge of fighting climate change has now been put back into sharp focus again.