Facing Future Update

The Facing Future team attended and gave press conferences at COP26, which took place in Glasgow from Oct. 31 to Nov.12, 2021. The press conferences were given on most days in the Durdle Door NGO Press Conference room in the Blue Zone of COP26. See COP26 Media Advisories for a listing of these press conferences.

Mission

We stand for the protection and preservation of life on Earth. We aim to raise awareness, change the status quo and amplify the voices of climate activists all over the world.

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January 24, 2022

by Robert Hunziker

The planet is heating up like never before, as “ground temperatures” hit all-time records in the Northern Hemisphere as well as the Southern Hemisphere, and ocean temperatures threaten the world’s . . .

January 23, 2022

by Nadia Sussman, ProPublica

This year, reporters at The Palm Beach Post and ProPublica investigated the impact of sugar cane burning in Florida. The harvesting practice helps produce more than half of America’s cane . . .

January 14, 2022

by Robert Hunziker

According to the Ocean Conservancy: “From the beginning of industrialization until today, the ocean has absorbed more than 90 percent of the heat from human-caused global warming and about one-third . . .

January 11, 2022

by Robert Hunziker

Tokyo Electric Power Company-TEPCO- has been attempting to decommission three nuclear meltdowns in reactors No. 1 No. 2, and No. 3 for 11 years now. Over time, impossible issues grow . . .

January 7, 2022

by Robert Hunziker

During the month of December 2021 two warnings of impending sea level rise were issued by highly respected groups of climate scientists. These are professional scientists who do not deal . . .

January 1, 2022

by Robert Hunziker

Bright Green Lies (Monkfish Book Publishing, 2021) grumbles and growls like a rambunctious thunderstorm on an early spring day opening up darkened clouds of acid rain across the world of . . .

Testimonial

“I commend you for your work, which has contributed to the great increase of awareness and understanding of the Climate Crisis. Humanity is facing a tremendous challenge, and your efforts are helping people to understand what must be done to face this challenge. I hope you continue your work and I wish you success in reaching and influencing audiences to face this challenge. Thank you for all of your efforts.”

— The Honorable Al Gore,
Former Vice President of the United States and Environmentalist.

FacingFuture.TV

November 16, 2021

Youtube Video

The AR6 recognizes that the release of Methane, a greenhouse gas over 80 times more potent than CO2 over the first 20 years, poses an extremely serious threat. #DaphneWysham, #PeterWadhams . . .

September 9, 2021

Youtube Video

The 2021 Intergovernmental Panel On Climate Change, #IPCC, report marks an alarming turning point, but its summary message for policy makers misses the reality that stabilizing at 1.5-2°C over pre- . . .

December 9, 2018

Youtube Video

Greta Thunberg is joined by her father Svante to talk about her path from an unknown Swedish school girl to an internationally recognized climate leader. If governments don't give a . . .

December 18, 2020

Youtube Video

Program Video Link A Climate Emergency is upon us. Pandemics and security breaches pale in comparison in terms of danger to humanity and life on Earth. We will either act . . .

October 15, 2020

Youtube Video

This is the first of several conversations to come on what is without exaggeration the greatest threat to Humanity and all of Life on Earth - the risk of radioactive . . .

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We Are Being Warned

Humanity is on a collision course with Nature.
A damaged Nature will survive. We may not.
We must change course to avert an ecological disaster.

Atmosphere

Air pollution is the release of substances into the air that are detrimental to both human health and the well-being...

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Clean Water

Today fully one-sixth of the world’s human population lacks access to clean drinking water, and more than two million people—mostly...

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Oceans

Human activities are threatening the health of the world's oceans. More than 80 percent of marine pollution comes from land-based...

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Soil

It is the fragile 'skin' that anchors all life on Earth, comprised of countless species creating a dynamic, complex ecosystem....

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Forests

  Deforestation is clearing Earth's forests on a massive scale, often resulting in damage to the quality of the land....

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Biodiversity

World Wildlife Foundation estimates 60% of global biodiversity loss results from clearing land for meat-based diets. Humans are a ‘force...

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Population

Unsustainable growth Until the early 19th century, fewer than a billion people lived on Earth. As of 2018, there are...

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Climate

Climate change has already begun to transform life on Earth.  Without action, the impacts of climate change threaten to catastrophically damage our...

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Diet

What’s Good for the Planet, is Good for You "If one cares about the environment, one must care about eating...

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Economic Growth

Infinite Growth on a Finite Planet “Global civilization has an operating system. It is disastrously flawed. It is killing us....

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We Must Take Action

Humanity is on a collision course with nature.
We must take action if we are to survive.

Activism and Civil Disobedience

Activism and Civil Disobedience Now more than ever, citizens of the world must take action regarding the climate crisis. Activism is...

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Legal Remedies

Have you heard of anyone going to court to obtain protection from climate change impacts? Or to sue a company...

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Adopt a Plant Rich Diet

If you're looking for something you can do starting immediately that will have the biggest most profound impact on the...

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Fly Less

Flying is bad for the environment and a major driver of climate change. The number of flights is forecast to...

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Distinguish Needs and Wants

"Distinguish between real needs and artificial wants and control the latter," is a quote from Mahatma Gandhi that quite aptly...

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Regard All Life as Sacred

Regard All Life as Sacred Regard all life as sacred because that is what sustains us on this planet. There...

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