There is power in unity! The People’s Climate March has initially won. Thousand of Earth advocates came and responded to our call.
Soon after the September 21 mobilization, countries from across the globe have started making plans and executing concrete actions that are easier on the environment.
Little by little, we are heading forward…
Let’s make our voices heard! On Sunday, September 21, let’s go out of our comfort zone and join the People’s Climate March. Let’s demand action for a cleaner planet and an economy that works for people.
This is not an invitation to change everything. But at least, we, the citizens of planet Earth can make an impact that could swerve the course of history.
As heads of state from around the world meet for a historic summit on climate change, let us also seize the moment to demand action. Action that may deliver us from the damaging effects of climate change. UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon even exhorts governments to participate in a global agreement to minimize global warming pollution.
We are aware, however, that a single summit cannot “solve climate change”. But, as a unified and vigilant community, we have the power to organize and confront the power of fossil fuels.
The People’s Climate March is a worldwide activity with the primary purpose of urging heads of governments from all over the world to take concrete action to reduce the impact of climate change. As these heads of state hold the climate change summit in September 2014, in New York City, we can organize a synchronized movement wherever we may be.
Check the schedule of events in your region or community and sign up. You may even want to organize an event in your locality, if there is none yet.
Let’s make this weekend a historic event for all mankind. Our future is on the line here.
By the way, have you ever wondered how much climate change has already claimed of our planet Earth? Let Kelly Nyks and Jared P. Scott show you the extent of damage and its potential threat in their film, DISRUPTION.
After the September 21 People’s March…..
We made the largest mobilization ever!
Hundred of thousands join the People’s Climate March in New York and in more than 2,000 communities all over the world to call to action on the threats of climate change. It’s the largest mobilization ever!
Our concerted effort and solidarity is our initial victory towards building a sustainable society. We have put forward our message of making the governments of the world know that we, the citizens of planet Earth, are seriously concerned about the growing threats of climate change.
As heads of states gather for a summit on the issue, we hope that they come up with concrete and workable plans to resolve the problem of climate change, so that we may translate our initial victory into pursuing concrete actions to save the world by creating a community powered by 100% clean energy.
We shall continue the march towards a sustainable path by building better and healthier climate along the way.
Thank you all for your active participation in the September 21 historic event. Scroll down to see the evidence of our solidarity.
The results of the summit and the People’s Climate March…..
Our efforts paid off… and we’re moving on!
After the historic September 21 event, we are now beginning to see some progress on Climate Change. The people power and the summit of leaders have initially produced some victories. For one, climate change is now in the European agenda.
Meanwhile, one of the most popular malls in the Philippines has launched the world’s largest solar power on its facility.
The SM Supermalls has installed 5,700 solar panels on its North EDSA branch on November 24, 2014. The system is said to generate 1.5 megawatts of solar energy, covering five percent of the store’s average daily electricity consumption. This translates to a two million pesos savings per month on the part of the retail giant.
This development will significantly help ease the looming problem that the country’s energy sector has foreseen. The Energy Department has projected earlier that if the country does not adjust accordingly, the northern part of the Philippines might experience energy shortage of around 300 megawatts to 1,000 megawatts in the summer months of 2015.
Moreover, SM Prime Holdings also promised to launch two similar solar power projects at its SM Dasmarinas and Mall of Asia branches soon.