OUR CALL

We call on the Australian Parliament to declare a climate emergency and initiate a society-wide mobilisation
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By Kayak to Canberra

Delivering the first 18,000 signatures to parliamentarians in Canberra

The final leg of Steve Posselt's CONNECTING CLIMATE CHAOS odyssey.
Join Steve and 24 prominent Australians’ call for emergency-scale action on climate change

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SUPPORTERS

Thousands of people have signed this petition. Click here to see endorsements

PAUL GILDING

Author
“The only rational response to the climate science is an emergency mobilisation.”

Paul Gilding, author of The Great Disruption

MONICA OLIPHANT AO

Past President, International Solar Energy Society
“100% renewable energy is an urgent necessity. Successful global examples will aid acceptance.”

Monica Oliphant, AO

MARK DIESENDORF

Associate Professor, UNSW Australia. Environmental scientist
“Our research at UNSW Australia shows that 100% renewable energy is feasible for Australia.”

Mark Diesendorf
Associate Professor, UNSW Australia

…AND YOU?

Will you take a stand and help promote this petition? Send us your support statement and a photo of yourself now
Share your concern with others: Call on parliament to declare a state of climate emergency.

This petition aims to turn quiet concern into society-wide action, and to inspire hope.

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BACKGROUND INFO

Blog posts, articles and research about the importance of declaring a climate emergency and the need for society-wide mobilisation

Darebin City Council launches draft Climate Emergency Plan

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Climate emergency motion passed in association of municipalities

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Ian Dunlop: Community, institutional and corporate leadership essential

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Exploring the critical role local councils can play in reversing global warming

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