In a surprise verdict, Germany’s highest court found that government climate targets violate the freedoms of youth plaintiffs by deferring emissions cuts
Making polluters pay for losses suffered by communities on the frontline of climate impacts is a priority for young activists, as they prepare to engage with UN negotiations
NEWS: Levi Draheim joins 20 other youth activists in unusual legal challenge to US president Barack Obama
BLOG: Young people and future generations will be hit hardest by climate change, so what do they need out of a UN pact?
COMMENT: Stopping climate change means valuing the people not yet born as much as those alive today, argue youth delegates in Lima
INTERVIEWS: A new generation of post-Communist youth are leading the fight against climate change in the Balkans
COMMENT: Activist Chris Wright reflects on the camaraderie, coffee dependency and triumphs of youth at the UN negotiations
ANALYSIS: Little people mean big business when it comes to climate change, as these 11 victories show
In a Rio+20 special, we take a look back over at the news over the last seven days from both the Earth Summit negotiations and beyond to find out what we can learn from events this week.
While proposals in the final text were weak, some important ones didn’t even make it into the document. RTCC looks at five ideas for climate change action that didn’t make the grade.
UK Youth Climate Coalition calls on government to use low-carbon economy to tackle chronic youth employment as country prepares for annual budget.