Sign the Petition to Declare a Global Warming State of Emergency

We, the citizens of our nation and of our Earth, are endowed with certain rights, powers, and obligations, which demand we act to preserve and protect the future of humanity as well as Earth's other biological life.

Based on abundant scientific evidence, we recognize that our global climate is rapidly warming and becoming increasingly unstable due to human-caused atmospheric carbon pollution from the burning of fossil fuels. We also recognize that in spite of 35 years of credible scientific warnings, global warming is still rising and is now at dangerous levels!

We have already seen global warming-aggravated weather, like record-breaking floods, hurricanes, and wildfires. We have witnessed the "worst in centuries" droughts and dust storms. We have experienced alternating unseasonably cold then warm winters, extreme storms, bomb cyclones and rain bombs where weeks or months worth of rain falls in a few hours or a few days.

With our own eyes, we see that something very abnormal is happening to the previous stability of our normal weather and seasons and that global warming connected consequences (like those just mentioned,) are becoming more frequent, more severe and are affecting larger and larger areas!

We recognize that if we do not immediately and radically reduce our global fossil fuel burning behaviors before additional global warming tipping points are crossed, the destabilization of our climate will continue at even faster rates causing among other things, unprecedented crop failures and unthinkable mass starvation.

Our best climate scientists have calculated that if we do not meet the 2025 global fossil fuel reduction targets, we will face mass human extinction (as much as 70-90% of humanity will likely die in as little as the next 30-50 years.) If we fail to make these 2025 fossil fuel reduction targets, escalating global warming will also become all but out of our control for decades!

Rising global warming has already become the 21st century's single greatest disruptor of economic, political and social stability. It also acts to amplify our other global problems.

No one is ultimately safe from this global emergency. Global warming consequences are affecting millions in many areas of the world. Individuals and businesses are already being forced to deal with escalating catastrophes, food and resource depletion as well as the mass migrations of desperate climagees (climate migrants.) 

In the not too distant future, global warming catastrophes will be affecting billions of individuals everywhere on Earth! We now face a world in which rising global warming will cause mass human extinction and create increasing social, economic and political chaos, not sometime after 2100, but as soon as the next few decades.

As average global temperatures continue to rise, the world's other social, economic and political problems will naturally worsen and cross-react with each other as well as with the 11 key global warming tipping points.

  • Growing economic inequity, poverty, and instability
  • Political instability and injustice
  • War and regional conflicts
  • Food and resource depletion
  • Ocean fish stock depletion 
  • Severe droughts, floods, and wildfires
  • Rising sea levels
  • Water pollution and water table loss
  • Desertification and deforestation
  • Loss of biodiversity
  • Increasing potential of pandemics and other eco-health crises

This will further increase the severity, frequency, and scale (size) of these other global problems we all face (above) making them even more difficult to manage or resolve!

Despite 35 years of scientific reports as well as 21 International conferences about the near-certain extinction effects of the carbon (and methane,) pollution of our atmosphere, global warming temperatures have both continued to rise and have accelerated to levels that have already passed dangerous tipping points.

There is true urgency to this real emergency!

Our average global temperature and atmospheric carbon levels are far too close to crossing the near-extinction and the final extinction global warming tipping points. If we fail to make the 2025 reduction targets, because of the already-in-process near-extinction and final extinction tipping points, this emergency becomes a no-win game for everyone, no matter how much money or power they might have and, no matter where they might try to escape to!  

Our current crisis can only be resolved by immediately and radically reducing the human-caused production of carbon and other key greenhouse gases produced directly and indirectly from the global burning of fossil fuels. At this almost "too little too late" moment in time, the necessary fossil fuel use reductions needed to save us, can only be achieved by successfully meeting our last chance 2025 global fossil fuel reduction targets! 

Therefore, as global citizens of every nation on Earth, we demand that our national political leaders act now before it is too late to prevent mass human extinction! 

We demand that they:

1. Meet immediately to formally declare a national and international global warming State of Emergency. 

2. Pass enforceable and verifiable national and international laws that would successfully achieve the 2025 global fossil fuel reduction targets. And, 

3. Call for the immediate allocation of ALL necessary resources and personnel and, initiate a global mass mobilization of all of these allocated resources to execute all critical actions required to fully and finally resolve our current global warming State of Emergency. (See Part 3 of the Job One for Humanity Plan for a complete list of all critical government-driven actions needed to save the future.)

By electronically signing this petition (in the box below,) I am personally and officially notifying my national politicians of this demand to immediately meet and take the required actions described in this emergency petition in order to protect, preserve, and advance the continuing evolution of humanity and life on Earth.

Furthermore, realizing that most global warming consequences will take centuries to thousands of years to repair creating an unthinkable nightmare for future generations, I further pledge to act using all of my personal means to help resolve this emergency.


See Key information about this petition, and how it will be used.

Learn more about the story behind this nonprofit organization's mission and why this petition must go worldwide and be presented to politicians all over the world by clicking here.

When you sign the petition, you are also giving the Job One for Humanity Organization permission to send you critical global warming emergency progress updates about once a month.

(If necessary, see this page for additional proof that all of the statements of this petition are true.)

Who's signing

Bob Seay
Bella Nevarez
Anton Eriksson
mishaal faisal
Lewis Whyte
Giovanni Falcone
Patryk Jadczak
Gayle Vance
Luke Hallett

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  • Bob Seay
    signed 2016-12-01 09:33:33 -0800
  • Bella Nevarez
    signed 2016-11-30 15:49:05 -0800
  • Anton Eriksson
    signed 2016-11-30 10:15:27 -0800
    Anton Eriksson
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  • Lewis Whyte
    signed via 2016-11-29 11:45:46 -0800
    There is no greater threat to the survival of our species than the blatant abuse and neglect of the ecosystem we depend on to survive
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  • Cory Buczkowski
    signed 2016-11-29 09:52:30 -0800
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  • Giovanni Falcone
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  • atheena daracan
    signed 2016-11-26 20:34:44 -0800
  • jose r codilla II
    signed 2016-11-26 19:00:10 -0800
    This global, universal, united and humanitarian act is the in the light of faith, a way for the restoration of the paradise.
  • Mnayah Mwambapa
    signed 2016-11-26 18:54:46 -0800
    Something must be done to save the future
  • Luke Hallett
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  • John J Sarter
    signed 2016-11-25 22:16:47 -0800
    This is the most important effort we will ever undertake as a species. We cannot fail to use all available resources to reverse catastrophic climate change. The future of human life on Earth hangs in the balance
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