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[18 Dec 2009 | No Comment | 1,945 views]
G-1 Billion Stakeholder Survey! Help us shape the direction of G-1 Billion

G-1 Billion has existed for 2 short months, and while we have createad a great media agency we have also created an amazing platform for future projects or better bigger things. The big question is, what is the direction of G-1 Billion? And for that we have a survey…

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[11 Dec 2009 | No Comment | 1,258 views]
Tuvalu shuts it down

On Wednesday, the third day of the COP 15, Tuvalu demanded and received a halt in negotiations.

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[10 Dec 2009 | 6 Comments | 4,709 views]
Listen to the voices of the (un)heard

This is an article starts with the common debate about the lack of political will and other complexities of the problem of climate change from a social point of view, which leads to the ultimate solution that would bring much quicker results before the COP finish their rounds of debate on procedural matters…

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[9 Dec 2009 | 2 Comments | 1,215 views]
So what is happening outside the conference?

walking along the streets when it’s 4pm, feeling like its 9pm in the evening, with the ice-cold wind penetrating into every cell of your skin – winter in Copenhagen is not exactly the best tourist season. Yet you see international faces everywhere. COP 15 booths in the airport with friendly volunteers showing you the way to get around the city, COP15 buses humming along the roads…

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[7 Dec 2009 | No Comment | 1,912 views]
COP15 is open for business!

This morning in the Bella Center the Conference of Parties 15 was declared officially open to formally begin the Copenhagen Climate Change Conference.

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[5 Dec 2009 | 6 Comments | 4,920 views]
Writing for G1 Billion: Valerie Kwan

Valerie is very excited to be writing for G 1Billion! Being naturally very inquisitive about everything happening around the world while struggling to make sense out of it, Valerie will be writing exploratory articles inspired by her experience in Copenhagen during the historical moment when COP15 takes place. And yes, she does think that everyone should take their part of the responsibility to be part of the solution.

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[2 Dec 2009 | One Comment | 1,512 views]
Should we focus away from the negotiations and the negativity?

A video that beautifully explains what G-1 Billion is about, this is a campaign video from US design firm IDEO for their own climate change website. It encourages you to wonder, to what extent should we focus away from the negotiations and the negativity, and onto the solutions and opportunities?

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[2 Dec 2009 | 2 Comments | 3,662 views]
Writing for G-1 Billion: Esperanza Garcia

My name is Esperanza Garcia and going to COP15 representing my country as part of the official Philippine delegation. I serve as Director of Global Warming & Climate Change Initiatives for the International Youth Council . I will also b writing for G-1 Billion , the youth press agency covering COP. I am the Development Associate for the Friendship Ambassadors Foundation , who is running the Youth Assembly at the UN.

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[1 Dec 2009 | 3 Comments | 4,930 views]
Writing for G-1 Billion: Brandon Perlow

Brandon Perlow is a young and excited student from Chicago, USA. He believes strongly that the time to act in mitigating and adapting to climate change is now, and will be blogging live from Copenhagen during the COP-15.

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[30 Nov 2009 | No Comment | 4,284 views]
Writing for G-1 Billion: Darren Willman

Writer biography for Darren Willman, the Project Leader & Founder of G-1 Billion. His vision is to drive “behaviour change of the public in being environmentally sustainable”.