We talk with Jeremy Sampson of the Travel Foundation about the climate impacts of tourism and potential solutions including ways to be a more climate friendly traveler.
Tell your representative to pass a carbon fee and dividend!
Potential talking points
We need bolder action to avoid a climate tipping point
Please do all you can to pass a carbon fee and dividend
It's transparent, delivers emission reductions and most Americans come out ahead
Make your travel more sustainable and climate friendly.
Recently, heads of state from different countries in Africa gathered for the continent’s first official climate summit.
Africa says its ready to lead on clean energy initiatives, but that wealthy nations need to follow through on their financial commitments including $100 billion per year for climate finance.
Some of the biggest African economies did not attend, including Egypt, South Africa, Nigeria, and Ethiopia.
Legislative tools to cut travel's emissions
Carbon fee and dividend
Frequent flyer levy
Impact of lost tourism income for Maui