“What has changed?”: Indigenous peoples at COP26

9 November 2021  Members of the Indigenous Peoples Articulation of Brazil (APIB) gathered outside the gates of entry to the COP26 climate conference and called repeatedly for the Brazilian government to demarcate their land. Their calls come after the international climate negotiations resumed in Glasgow yesterday and are set to conclude this weekend.  “Indigenous peoples […]

“All we can do is keep protesting”: protests continue as COP enters its second week

8 November 2021  As international climate negotiations enter their second week in Glasgow, demonstrators remain committed to continued protests across the city.  Members of Extinction Rebellion gathered for a rally outside the event campus hosting the COP26 climate conference, which began last week with a leader’s summit and is set to conclude this coming weekend.  […]

“As the sea levels rise, so do we”: climate protesters take to the streets of Dublin

6 November 2021 Hundreds gathered in Dublin today as part of a global march for climate justice while international climate negotiations continue in Scotland.  The march began at the Garden of Remembrance and finished outside Leinster House with demonstrations also held in Galway, Cork, Limerick and Belfast.  The cry for “system change, not climate change” […]

25,000 protesters march in COP26 youth strike

5 November 2021  25,000 people marched today in Glasgow as part of a climate youth strike as the first week of COP26 comes to an end. Beginning in Kelvingrove Park, throngs of demonstrators carrying signs and echoing chants for climate justice made their way to George Square for a rally that heard from an array […]

Protests abound as COP26 continues in Glasgow

3 November 2021  A number of protests addressing indigenous rights, UK oil developments and greenwashing were held across Glasgow today as international climate negotiations continue to take place in the city.  The COP26 conference officially kicked off on Monday and will focus on the Paris rulebook for its two week duration. Members of the Indigenous […]

COP26 protests: Extinction Rebellion hold demonstration before JP Morgan Chase building

2 November 2021  Members of Extinction Rebellion gathered before the offices of JP Morgan Chase in Glasgow today to protest against the investment bank’s record on climate change.  A group of protesters assembled near the city’s central station as COP26 negotiations continue in Glasgow and made their way down to the bank’s office on Waterloo […]