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Follow-up of the Citizens’ Assembly for the Climate

INFORMATION ON FOLLOW-UP OF THE GOVERNMENT COMMITMENT TO CONVENE THE CITIZENS’ ASSEMBLY FOR THE CLIMATE OF CATALONIA One of the fundamental demands in the Extinction Rebellion movement is the creation of Citizens’ Assemblies for the Climate, “chosen using a representative draw, informed by experts in the field, to deliberate and deliver its recommendations to the […]

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June Rebellion 2021 Barcelona

Our movement takes to the streets to make clear the seriousness of the climate crisis to the new government of the Generalitat. We demand the creation of a citizens’ assembly to allow citizens to decide on how to make the transition to carbon neutrality in a socially just way. During the first week of June, […]

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Stance on the treatment of the climate emergency by the new Generalitat government

THE CLIMATE JUSTICE NETWORK (XARXA PER LA JUSTICIA CLIMÀTICA – XJC) EXPRESSES ITS CONCERN ABOUT THE POLITICAL DOWNGRADING OF THE TREATMENT OF THE CLIMATE AND ECOLOGICAL EMERGENCY IN THE NEW GOVERNMENT OF LA GENERALITAT (CATALAN GOVERNMENT) XJC calls for a Vice-Presidency for Ecosocial Transition with the capacity to transversalise and coordinate the work of all […]

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22M action manifesto – SOMO$O$AGUA: for a citizen water management

WE ARE $O$ WATER! Water is an essential good for life. In fact, it is the basis of all life on Earth. In times of climate, ecological and health crisis, we find ourselves faced with the need to remember: no one should profit from what belongs to everyone. For this reason, this March 22, International […]

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We demand a regenerative tourism

A new tourism alternative that promotes respect rather than destruction Given the decline in international tourism due to the current pandemic, many are wondering if this could be the perfect opportunity to rebuild a greener and more sustainable tourism. This is a challenging issue as, at a time of climate emergency, the drastic solution would […]

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Dehumanize without worrying, racism gives votes

Chronicle by Cielo, a migrant activist belonging to the Rebellion for Global Justice commission: “Racial justice” is a term that I reject as incorrect: to accept it would be to admit that there are races and, therefore, that it is necessary to look at the scale at which each one occupies humanity. I am not […]

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International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples Action

Extinction Rebellion Barcelona denounces the passivity of the Bolsonaro government in the face of the devastating effect that the coronavirus is having on Brazil’s indigenous peoples. Extinction Rebellion Barcelona joins the international call for action on Indigenous Peoples’ Day to denounce the Bolsonaro government’s negligence in protecting these communities from Covid-19. This Sunday, 9 August, […]

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Sustainable and local tourism, a conscious change

Staying nearby is not a punishment During confinement, we have felt forced to travel “inside the home”, and many of us have taken advantage of the situation to revalue what we may have underestimated only because it was near. As summer arrives, bringing holidays to many of us, we must think of sustainable and local […]

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Let’s make a new alterity for a new city

With the system de-escalation we need, the time for rethinking the society we live in is now. And, as Barcelonans, we need to rethink the city model that took us to the present moment. In the new world ahead of us after the return to the “new normality” that governments propose, rebels will need to speak […]

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World Environment Day Event

On the 5th of June 2020, World Environment Day, the citizens’ platforms 2020 Rebelión por el Clima and Alianza por el Clima –two platforms in which hundreds of civil society organisations are included, from environmental and international cooperation organisations to trade unions and agricultural organizations– organised several decentralised actions throughout the territory of the Spanish […]