This map shows some of the countless conflicts related to airport infrastructure projects. It is being developed in cooperation with the Environmental Justice Atlas. In the next months, many more current conflicts will be mapped here.
From 30th of September to 14th of October 2018, people around the globe held colorful actions and events showing that in the face of the climate crisis, aviation growth cannot continue – as well as highlighting more environmentally sound and socially just forms of mobility. 27 actions took place in the Philippines, Mexico, France, UK, Austria, Denmark, Germany, Belgium, Sweden, the Netherlands, Australia and Switzerland.
Coinciding with the ICAO conference (International Civil Aviation Organisation), local affected people, action groups and networks from around the world, organized the global action days. Actions took place in Austria, Mexico, the U.K., Canada, Turkey and France and Australia. It was a sign against the greenwashing of aviation and the planned Carbon Offsetting and Reduction Scheme for International Aviation CORSIA.