3 Bits – Diverging Quotes from the COP26 Climate Change Summit

  • Bits periodically provides three bite-sized items of interest about climate news.
  1. Greta Thunberg, climate activist: “Change is not going to come from inside there — that is not leadership, this is leadership. We say no more ‘blah blah blah,’ no more exploitation of people and nature and the planet.” (Source: https://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/memorable-quotes-global-climate-change-conference-80904363 , et al)

  2. David Attenborough, natural historian and documentary maker: “We are, after all, the greatest problem solvers to have ever existed on Earth. If working apart, we are a force powerful enough to destabilize our planet. Surely working together, we are powerful enough to save it.” (Source: https://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/memorable-quotes-global-climate-change-conference-80904363 , et al)

  3. Jake Sullivan, US National Security Advisor:   “We are filling our end of the bargain at COP. The fact that China isn’t is not something that they can readily point to us….They are a big country, with a lot of resources and a lot of capabilities, and they are perfectly well capable of living up to their responsibilities and it is up to them to do so.” (Source: https://indianexpress.com/article/world/climate-change/cop26-climate-change-summit-top-quotes-7602912/)

3 Bits shares pertinent news from the ocean of climate-related news and information. While the urgency surrounding climate change demands attention, CCC also wants to showcase where progress is being made and where committed organizations and people are doing their part. We hope you find 3 Bits to be interesting and informative.