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Brazil big hydro ravages wildlife – study

NEWS: Balbina Dam has hit populations of mammals, large gamebirds and tortoises, researchers say, warning against hydro push

China offers Paris boost as UN climate deal pledges trickle in

WEEKLY WRAP: All you need to know from the last seven days of international climate change and energy politics

Double issue of New World magazine - out now!

This bumper issue covers a range of global demographic trends as well as the UN's 70th anniversary.

China climate pledge ‘inadequate’ on efficiency – analysts

NEWS: Beijing's clean energy drive and emissions peaking pledge risk being undermined by weak carbon intensity target, says Climate Action Tracker

Singapore downplays renewable role in UN climate pledge

NEWS: Asian city-state and shipping hub sees limited potential for clean energy as it pledges to peak emissions around 2030

Tenth bank commits to help stop deforestation

Why South Australia is eyeing a renewable future

INTERVIEW: Jay Weatherill, state premier, tells RTCC how regions can out-green their national governments

Hillary Clinton emails hint at US climate fears and press obsession

NEWS: Released correspondence tells of tensions at 2009 UN summit and anger at Obama treatment by China

Regions on four continents vow to cut carbon at ‘summit of stars’

NEWS: Local governments give first ever global account of CO2 curbs at World Summit Climate and Territories in Lyon

Pakistan heatwave killing the poor and elderly

Fr Liam is an Irish Columban priest based in Pakistan. He reports on the deaths there from a severe heatwave.


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Following the vote to leave the EU, UNA-UK will work with its members and supporters to engage...


UNISON’s new president is Eric Roberts, it was announced today.

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