Global Citizen, the sector’s main global advocacy group on a mission to complete unsuitable poverty NOW, announced its return to the enduring Champ de Mars in Paris on Thursday, June 22 with ‘Energy Our Planet: Are residing in Paris’.
A free, ticketed tournament, ‘Energy Our Planet: Are residing in Paris’ will feature performances from Lenny Kravitz, Billie Eilish, H.E.R., Jon Batiste and special guests Ben Harper, FINNEAS, and Mosimann to power commitments from world leaders and the non-public sector to confront the local weather disaster head-on.
Below the high patronage of Emmanuel Macron, President of the French Republic, ‘Energy Our Planet: Are residing in Paris’ will rally global leaders attending the Novel Financial Pact Summit, chaired by President Macron and Prime Minister Narendra Modi of India.
The Energy Our Planet advertising and marketing and marketing campaign, which is co-chaired by Prime Minister Mia Mottley of Barbados, is inquiring for a seismic shift within the ability the sector’s monetary systems work to provide the sector’s poor and creating nations gather admission to to the financing they urgently want to quicken their transition to trim energy, crimson meat up their resilience against pure failures, and address their most pressing needs.
Global Citizen’s Energy Our Planet advertising and marketing and marketing campaign is galvanizing thousands and thousands of folks across the sector to rob circulate, elevate their voices and request pressing changes from governments, Multilateral Pattern Banks, and major corporations, alongside side:
Possess Guarantees Already Made: Bring the eminent $16.7 billion of the committed $100 billion in local weather financing for lower-earnings nations; switch $100 billion in IMF Special Drawing Rights from neatly off nations to poor nations; amplify foreign wait on budgets; and enact global carbon emissions taxes.
Free Up Funding: Makeup to $1 trillion in financing on hand to nations in need via protection reforms at the World Bank and assorted multilateral construction banks, and comprise pure danger and pandemic clauses in loans to poorer nations.
Transition to Neat Energy: Corporations ought to aloof commit to joining the United Countries High-tail-to-Zero by atmosphere science-primarily primarily primarily based targets; publishing time-traipse circulate plans for local weather transitions; and making transformative investments for a lower-carbon transition in rising economies.
Increased gather admission to to financing would aid bolster the authorities’s ability to resist local weather exchange by, for instance: serving to 1.5 million farmers in Zambia face as a lot as local weather failures recognize droughts and floods; keeping 1.8 million hectares of land in Ghana by 2030; ending deforestation within the Brazilian Amazon by 2030; and strengthening the resilience of nationwide electric grids in island nations recognize Antigua and Barbuda to resist Category 5 hurricanes.
‘Energy Our Planet: Are residing in Paris’ will pave the ability for this pressing funding to be delivered all year long, alongside side at the G20 summit in Novel Delhi, India in September; the Global Citizen Pageant held for the length of the United Countries Long-established Meeting in Novel York Metropolis, USA in September; the IMF and World Bank meetings in October; and culminating at COP28 in Dubai, UAE in November.
“Our world needs pressing exchange. Outdated global monetary systems are perpetuating the conditions that back inclined nations and their citizens trapped within the cycle of unsuitable poverty,” said Hugh Evans, Co-founder and CEO of Global Citizen. “We congratulate Ajay Banga on his appointment as President of the World Bank, and there is an pressing and quick opportunity for him to divulge management the sector indubitably needs.”
“We favor a global with extra unity. Crises are multiplying and the alternative of folks that attach their hope in peace and multilateralism will easiest grow if we, as a global neighborhood, present that we are there to aid primarily the most inclined,” said Emmanuel Macron, President of the French Republic. “Because inequality and poverty are the grounds of this day’s and the following day’s wars. Because there’ll doubtless be no local weather transition worldwide if we don’t combat for further justice and fairness. Midway to the sustainable construction targets, we need a weird monetary pact between all nations, in speak that the sector of the following day is extra united.”
“This year – and this summit – are serious for the restoration of justice and fairness within the future of the global monetary systems that continue to abandon and fail to see poor and local weather-inclined nations,” said Mia Mottley, Prime Minister of Barbados. “We favor the presence and commitments of world leaders at the Novel Financial Pact Summit in Paris. I call on leaders of the G7, G20 and neatly off nations across the globe to step up and let us act together within the hobby of our planet and humanity. Be a part of us in Paris.”
“The next era is inheriting a planet that’s being devastated by local weather exchange,” said Lenny Kravitz. “We comprise the vitality to exchange things with our voices and our actions. Be a part of me on June 22, from wherever you are, and act this day to attach the following day.”
An alliance of world leaders representing both Global North and Global South nations has joined the Energy Our Planet advertising and marketing and marketing campaign alongside Global Citizen and Prime Minister of Barbados Mia Mottley, alongside side supporters Emmanuel Macron, President of France; Julius Maada Bio, President of Sierra Leone; Pedro Sánchez, Prime Minister of Spain; José Ramos-Horta, President of Timor Leste; Biman Prasad, Deputy Prime Minister of Fiji, the Govt of Ghana, the Govt of Namibia, the Govt of Zambia, and the Alliance of Dinky Island States (AOSIS).
Energy Our Planet’s coalition of supporters also involves main activists, philanthropic foundations, nonprofit organizations, and non-public sector leaders, alongside side Dr. Rajiv Shah, President of Rockefeller Foundation; Ticket Malloch Brown, President, Start Society Foundations; Benedict Oramah, President of AfreximBank; Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, Director-Long-established of the World Successfully being Group; Seth Berkley, CEO of Gavi; Kate Higgins, CEO, Cooperation Canada; Jennifer Jones, President of Rotary World; Ban Ki–Moon, Damaged-down Secretary-Long-established of the United Countries; Eloise Todd, Executive Director & Co-Founder, Pandemic Action Community; and Ineza Umuhoza Grace, Co-Founder of the Loss and Ruin Formative years Coalition and 2023 Global Citizen Prize winner.
The Energy Our Planet advertising and marketing and marketing campaign is supported by: Aspire Artemis Foundation Inc.; Ban Ki-moon Centre for Global Electorate; BASICS World; Previous Bretton Woods; the Heart for Environmental Peacebuilding; Climate Finance Neighborhood for Latin The usa and the Caribbean; General Correct Marketplace; Linked Pattern; Don’t Gas Africa; E3G; Training Can no longer Wait: Focal point 2030; Germanwatch; Glasgow Actions Team; Global Alliance for a Green Novel Deal; The Global Fund; The UN Global Fund for Training in Emergencies; Green Republic Farms; Hungry for Action; World Climate Alternate Pattern Initiative; World Climate Financing WG; World Fund for Agricultural Pattern; Jane Goodall Institute France; Malala Fund; The ONE Marketing campaign; OWIT Brussels – Group of Females in Alternate; Oxfam; Plastic Punch; Energy to Girls Foundation; Primavera Zur; Mission All americans; Re:Wild, SDG2 Advocacy Hub; Sustainable Pattern Suggestions Community; Shamba Centre for Food and Climate; She Leads Climate Action; Stage For Alternate; Strategic Formative years Community for Pattern; Sungulo Comm NPC; Enhance Humanity Cameroon (SUHUCAM); United Countries Foundation.
The Energy Our Planet advertising and marketing and marketing campaign and the ‘Energy Our Planet: Are residing in Paris’ tournament is hosted in partnership with the Metropolis of Paris, is produced by Are residing Nation, and supported by Cisco and Citi as neatly as Afrexim Bank, Invoice and Melinda Gates Foundation, European Climate Foundation, Start Society Foundations, The Rockefeller Foundation, and the Seadream Family Foundation. A series of thought management events focused on driving circulate from the non-public sector is being supported by Cisco and Citi. The ‘Energy Our Planet: Are residing in Paris’ broadcast will doubtless be produced by Executed and Dusted.
‘Energy Our Planet: Are residing in Paris’ will doubtless be are residing-streamed globally across Global Citizen’s platforms on Thursday, June 22. Amazon will lift the are residing circulation on “Amazon Music on Twitch”, with extra streaming and broadcast platforms to be announced. Global Citizen is grateful for the enhance of main media corporations internationally alongside side AIM Neighborhood, Area Holdings, BellaNaija, Brut. Media, EIB Community, Leading edge Media and Zikoko.
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