Nootul and Anjuma Bibi
Chandajan Village
Assam
India
September 2014

“PRESIDENT TRUMP MAY HAVE HIS ALTERNATIVE FACTS,
      BUT ALTERNATIVE FACTS DO NOT WORK IN A COURTROOM”

'Noting the importance for some of the concept of 'climate justice' ...'

UNFCCC Paris Agreement Preamble

​Analysis and opinion

LEGAL ACTION FOR THE CLIMATE GOAL: TOWARDS EQUITY, SURVIVAL AND THE RULE OF LAW

27 November 2015: 'Prince Charles in plan to help investors take polluting firms to court' (Guardian)

6 November 2015: 'More Oil Companies Could Join Exxon Mobil as Focus of Climate Investigations' (New York Times)

 
29 September, 2015: Governor of Bank of England warns of threat to prosperity from climate change​ (Guardian) (Mark Carney, the governor of the Bank of England, warns that climate change will lead to financial crises and falling living standards unless the world’s leading countries do more to ensure that their companies come clean about their current and future carbon emissions).


2 March 2015: Climate change a contributing factor to civil war in Syria (Study from Columbia University), Independent


















  • 2008: Roda Verheyen and Peter Roderick, Beyond Adaptation: The legal duty to pay compensation for climate change damage (WWF-UK, Climate Change Programme discussion paper)



  • 2006: Will Burns, ‘Potential causes of action for climate change damages in international fora: The Law of the Sea’ (2006) 2(1) International Journal of Sustainable Development Law & Policy.