Lima Cumbre 2014 Outcomes, Articles and Links

RSVP for Lima Delegation Reportback on Weds Jan 14 at 6pm Eastern:

Report Back on the Lima Delegation (.pdf) (.ppt)

Here is the link back to the delegation page.

Photo Slideshow

The images in the slide show were taken by GGJ members who served on the delegation to the Cumbre de los Pueblos in Lima.


Declaration from the Cumbre de los Pueblos

Summary, Analysis and Media by GGJ Delegate Members

COP 20: Conference of Phoney Climate "Solutions" by Matt Feinstein, Worcester Roots Project.

First Day at Cumbre de los Pueblos 2014, by Arturo Trejo, Southwest Workers Union.

From San Antonio, TX to Lima, Peru: the Pueblos Call for System Change NOT Climate Change, by Diana Lopez, Southwest Workers Union.

Lima, the People's Summit and the Road Ahead, by Kali Akuno, Cooperation Jackson and the Malcolm X Grassroots Movement

Reflections on the People's Summit on Climate Change and our Climate Justice Movement, by Sacajawea Hall, Cooperation Jackson and the Malcolm X Grassroots Movement.

Report from Rights of Nature International Tribunal, Lima, Peru, by Dania Flores, Environmental Justice League of Rhode Island

(Video) Multiple videos recorded by Matt Feinstein and Dania Flores-Heageny and posted on Future Focus Media Coop's YouTube Channel. Videos include recorded workshops, panel discussions/presentations and interviews.  Here is a link to the report back video

COP 20 and Cumbre de los Pueblos: Articles, Blogs and Videos

Peruvian Farmworker Defeats US Multinational Mining Company, on Telesur, 18 Dec 2014 (posted 1/12/15)

How the US-China Deal Subverted the Lima Climate Talks, by Walden Bello, 28 Dec 2014 (posted 1/7/15)

Notes for Understanding the Lima Outcome, by Pablo Solon, 20 Dec 2014 (posted 12/22/14)

GAIA Declaration at COP, by Global Alliance for Incinerator Alternatives (posted 12/22/14)

Climate Justice: Uniting Struggles Across Latin America, by Cory Fischer-Hoffman, 18 Dec 2014 (posted 12/19/14)

Peruvian Farmworker Defeats U.S. Multinational Mining Company, Telesur article that reports on the release of Maxima Acuña, 18 Dec 2014 (posted 12/19/14)

100 Años de Ocupación - 100 Años de Resistencia, World March of Women declaration to support Haiti. 15 Dec 2014 (posted 12/19/14)

Bolivia to host 2015 meeting of social movements to fight climate change, 15 Dec 2014 (posted 12/19/14)

No Justice in Lima Outcome, by Maxime Combes, 14 Dec 2014 (posted 12/19/14)

Burning the Planet, One Climate COP at a Time, by Mary Lou Malig, 13 Dec 2014 (posted 12/19/14)

Coping with the COP, by Nnimmo Bassey, 13 Dec 2014 (posted 12/19/14)

Putting People before Profit: Thousands March in Peruvian People's Climate March in Lima, Democracy Now video, 11 Dec 2014 (posted 12/19/14)

REDD on trial: As long as nature is seen as property in law, there can be no justice for communities, the climate or nature, by Chris Lang, 11 Dec 2014 (posted 12/19/14)

Brazilian Indigenous Leader: Carbon Trading Scheme "REDD" a False Solution to Climate Change, Democracy Now video, 10 Dec 2014 (posted 12/19/14)

Fracking and Lima climate talks slammed at Nature Rights Tribunal, by David Hill, 10 Dec 2014 (posted 12/19/14)

From South America to Africa, "Capitalist" Solution to Climate Change Seen as Path to Catastrophe, Democracy Now video, 10 Dec 2014 (posted 12/19/2014)

Representantes de África califican políticas de REDD de falsa solución al cambio climático, 8 Dec 2014


Road to Paris

Towards Paris 2015, Challenges and Perspectives, Maxime Combes, 18 Nov 2014. In Spanish. (posted 12/19/14)