A fossil free world must be founded on a Just Transition for workers and their communities

Burrow, Sharan
http://www.equaltimes.org/a-fossil-free-world-must-be?lang=en#.V1HDCHK5iAY

Publisher:  Equal Times
Date Written:  13/05/2016
Year Published:  2016  
Resource Type:  Article
Cx Number:  CX19479

Climate impacts hit working people first and with extreme weather events, changing seasons and rising sea levels, whole communities stand on the frontlines. The challenge of industrial transformation is both an imperative and an opportunity. We know there are jobs in action on climate, millions of jobs. With infrastructure investment projected to be up to US$90 trillion by 2030. This means jobs.