Durban, South Africa – Confidential reports emerging late Wednesday night (7 December) from the secretive climate change negotiations taking place inside the ICC confirm many climate justice activists’ long-held suspicions and fears: the UNFCCC process has been co-opted by corporate interests, and has failed humanity.
The so-called “Durban Mandate” initiated by the EU and reportedly supported by the South African Government and key “civil society” players – organisations that have for years raised funds in the name of the struggle against climate change and climate injustice – have caved in to pressures for a deal at any cost. Even a bad deal.
The “Durban Mandate” is a terrible deal. Here’s what it means:
This is genocide – but NOT IN OUR NAMES!
Join us Friday, 9 December at Speakers Corner
(Corner of Walnut and Bram Fischer, next to the ICC):
All Night Vigil for Climate Justice: 6pm
ALL ARE WELCOME