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Individuals can’t solve the climate crisis. Governments need to step up | Anders Levermann10 Jul 8:25am

Individuals can’t solve the climate crisis. Governments need to step up | Anders Levermann

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People do have a responsibility – to stay informed and demand the politicians make the planet their priorityFrom climate change to child labour, the responsibility for solving major societal problems is increasingly being shifted to the individual. People feel in order to save the world they have to be “good”. Yet that is bad – because it paralyses change. Global challenges must be tackled by institutions. That’s why the UK’s Committee on Climate Change was absolutely right to criticise the government
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