Articles by: Sacha Shaw

Author Biography:

Sacha is a freelance journalist and writer with a keen interest in climate and international affairs. Publications include The Diplomat, ABC Religion and Ethics Report and Pearls and Irritations.

Climate Conference in the Hottest Year, Again: Australia’s Bid to Host COP31

This year we are once more witnesses to grand pledges in the hundreds of millions and saccharine self-adulation that rarely has any cause for celebration—but sometimes there are also breakthroughs.

Climate Fault-line: North vs South on the Loss and Damages Fund

Global South nations are demanding to speak for themselves – but even this is being railroaded by wealthy Western nations.

Maxed Out Oil vs the Eco Zealots: Sunak’s Anti-Green Campaign

Bike lanes, changes to city planning codes, emissions reduction initiatives, domestic energy policies and international climate commitments are fast becoming some of the fiercest frontlines in the upcoming election