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Netherlands to stop funding overseas coal power plants

NEWS: Dutch PM announces Netherlands will join US in starving international funding for coal projects during Obama's trip to Europe

Weird weather: WMO highlights extreme events of 2013

ANALYSIS: 2013 was a year of 'many extreme weather events' according to the UN - all over the world

Centuries of warming locked into earth’s climate warns UN

NEWS: World Meteorological Organization says countries must become more resilient to extreme weather

Slower sea level rise linked to El Nino and natural weather patterns

NEWS: scientists say slight drop-off in annual sea level rise could be a result of natural variations

Growth in China’s carbon emissions has halved

ANALYSIS: new data suggests world's largest emitter of greenhouse gases may be nearing carbon pollution peak

Green Climate Fund’s future threatened by old divisions

Fierce arguments are holding back new fund tasked with generating investments worth billions in developing countries

Archbishop Romero Service: ‘The Last Shall be First’

Thirty-four red roses were placed beside a bust of Archbishop Oscar Romero of El Salvador at St Martin in the Fields Church, Trafalgar Square, on S

Executive Director discusses UN issues with UNA Twickenham & Richmond

On 22 March, UNA-UK Executive Director Natalie Samarasinghe discussed the challenges facing the international community, and the role of the UN and

EU delays 2030 climate package decision until October

Green groups and developing countries say Europe has lost 'climate leader's' mantle after postponing new laws

A fatwa for nature

The news that Indonesia’s senior Muslim clerical body has issued a fatwa against illegal hunting and the poaching of endangered species has caused


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Winchester Action on Climate Change:
Responding to Climate Change:

NEWS: Move by Brussels offers some integrity to beleaguered treaty, one year before UN hopes to...


UN member states have reached a draft climate agreement after two weeks of talks at the UN...


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