Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news, as climate activists speak at the World Economic ForumThunberg: Davos has completely ignored our demands 10.03am GMT Vanessa Nakate says she believes the leaders at Davos have heard the message from climate activists – but they’re choosing to ignore it.
Nakate also explains how social media has helped the climate activist movement — by letting her get her message out across Uganda. 9.56am GMT Climate activists will continue to lobby Siemens over its involvement in the Adani coalmine in Australia, says Luisa Neubauer.Neubauer says activists have met with Siemens CEO Joe Kaiser, and explained why the mine will threaten any hopes of keeping global warming below 1.5 degrees. Related: Adani coalmine: Siemens CEO has ‘empathy’ for environment but refuses to quit contract Continue reading…
Source link : https://www.theguardian.com/business/live/2020/jan/24/lagarde-georgieva-thunberg-mnuchin-davos-markets-uk-pmi-business-live
Author : Graeme Wearden in Davos
Publish date : 2020-01-24 10:03:46
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