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  • Laurence L. DelinaEmail author
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Abstract

While the Paris Agreement can be hailed as an important milestone for global climate action, addressing the climate challenge by curtailing future emissions remains an important agenda for climate activism. More than before, the climate action movement needs to be strengthened of its campaigns, tactics, and strategies. Despite the heterogeneity of the many actors comprising this movement and the variations in their campaigns, tactics, and strategies, each of these actors can be strengthened in its capacity for a series of and parallel climate actions, in terms of better understanding of climate-related issues, logical response particularly its solutions, and engagement through behavioural changes in consumption and supporting alternatives to fossil-based energy regimes.

Keywords

Climate actions Paris Agreement Social movement Climate activism 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Frederick S. Pardee Center for the Study of the Longer-Range FutureBoston UniversityBostonUSA

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