101 Nobel Laureates Call on World Leaders to End Fossil Fuel Production

101 Nobel Laureates Call on World Leaders to End Fossil Fuel Production

by Natasha Lasky, ODP Staff Writer As leaders from across the world are gearing up for President Biden’s Earth Day climate summit, the Dalai Lama and 100 other Nobel Prize winners have written a letter addressed to the participants, urging the phase-out of fossil fuels and urging nations to quickly transition to renewable energy. The […]

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Dalai Lama Joins Pope As Religious Leaders Campaigning Against Climate Change

Dalai Lama Joins Pope As Religious Leaders Campaigning Against Climate Change

In an interview with Channel 4 News and the Guardian, the Dalai Lama put out a call to action to fight climate change. He urged world leaders to take immediate action, emphasizing that the effects of global warming would disrupt billions of people’s lives, and would especially affect his home country of Tibet.

Why This Matters:  The Dalai Lama is a major global figure — a Nobel peace laureate, and considered by Buddhists to be the embodiment of enlightenment, sent to earth to guide others towards liberation.

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