Cli­mate change is on her mind

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in en­vi­ron­men­tal cam­paign­ing hav­ing pre­vi­ously sup­ported SCIAF.

And she reck­ons the im­pact of global warm­ing can be seen in the news right now: “Hur­ri­cane Matthew is hit­ting Haiti.

“These events are get­ting worse and all the ev­i­dence sug­gests this is be­cause the oceans are get­ting warmer be­cause the world is too de­pen­dant on fos­sil fu­els.

“I had al­ways sup­ported SCIAF and when I ap­proached them it be­came clear to me the one thing I could help with is cli­mate change.

“It is the poor­est peo­ple in the world who are most af­fected by this al­though they are not the ones who have caused it.”

Stop Cli­mate Chaos Scot­land is a di­verse coali­tion of or­gan­i­sa­tions cam­paign­ing to­gether on cli­mate change, in­clud­ing en­vi­ron­ment, faith and de­vel­op­ment or­gan­i­sa­tions, trade and stu­dent unions, and com­mu­nity groups.

Go to www.stop­cli­mat­e­ for more in­for­ma­tion.

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