About the Foundation
The Mary Robinson Foundation - Climate Justice is a centre for thought leadership, education and advocacy on the struggle to secure global justice for those people vulnerable to the impacts of climate change who are usually forgotten - the poor, the disempowered and the marginalised across the world.
It is a platform for solidarity, partnership and shared engagement for all who care about global justice, whether as individuals and communities suffering injustice or as advocates for fairness in resource-rich societies.
The Foundation provides a space for facilitating action on climate justice to empower the poorest people and countries in their efforts to achieve sustainable and people-centred development.
The Mary Robinson Foundation - Climate Justice is a centre for thought leadership, education and advocacy on the struggle to secure global justice for those many victims of climate change who are usually forgotten. more
By 2020 global justice and equity will underpin a people-centred, developmental approach to advancing climate justice and more effectively addressing the impacts of climate change. more
The Mary Robinson Foundation - Climate Justice is located in Dublin within the Innovation Alliance of the Universities established by Trinity College Dublin (TCD) and University College Dublin (UCD). more
The following links are to external websites that we believe are of use to anyone interested in learning more about the issue of climate justice. more
Focus will be on women’s participation and partnerships that can catalyse climate justice.
On Monday 15 Mary Robinson took part in an online debate Can Ban Ki-moon's summit help build a global movement for climate action? hosted by the Thompson Reuters Foundation.
Speaking in Berlin on the 9th of September on the occasion of the 1st British-German-French Climate Diplomacy Day the Mexican Ambassador to Germany, Ambassador Espinosa spoke about the importance of building trust amongst the parties in the run up to the
International Youth Day celebrates the crucial role young people play as partners of change and how they embrace the opportunitty to shape the future of this planet.
Mary Robinson accepts appointment by United Nations Secretary General as his Special Envoy on Climate Change