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The Copenhagen summit was a major disappointment -- there's no denying it. A historic opportunity to build a better future for us all, especially for poor communities, was shamefully missed.
Lots of people were left wondering -- where next? In this video, we attempt to answer that question. Oxfam's Charlie Powell reviews the outcome of the Copenhagen Summit and what Oxfam is pushing for on emission cuts and climate adaptation finance. Charlie outlines how we're continuing to pile the pressure on throughout 2010 -- and how you can get involved.