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Rainforest protection could “stagnate or decline” without support

NEWS: Green groups and private sector says REDD+ is key to cutting emissions, but government action is needed

Massive victory! West Sussex says we're 'not for shale'

All rights reserved. Credit: West Sussex's decision comes on the back of determined work by local anti-fracking groups...

Loss and damage: UN receives new climate compensation plans

NEWS: Ideas flood in on how Warsaw's loss and damage mechanism could limit damage to the world's most vulnerable

Europe proposes 30% energy savings target for 2030

NEWS: European Commission targets 30% energy savings by 2030 after last-minute wrangling

China and US presidents to attend Ban Ki-moon climate summit

NEWS: Barack Obama and Xi Jinping are on "a very long list" of leaders signed up, says UN climate chief

Funding adaptation: rich countries need to deliver before Paris

COMMENT: A successful UN climate deal in 2015 will require guaranteed flows of support for climate vulnerable countries, writes Saleemul Huq

Commission dresses up business as usual 30% energy efficiency target as success

Venezuela climate summit calls for end to “green economy”

NEWS: UN-backed event ends with unusual call from civil society groups to end capitalism

Green dreams: judging the BRICS bank climate ambitions

ANALYSIS: Launched to great fanfare in Fortaleza, opinion is mixed on whether the emerging economy fund will be a force for good


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Responding to Climate Change:

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

Columban JPIC:

Fr Liam is an Irish Columban priest based in Pakistan.


The UK's Permanent Representative to the UN, Matthew Rycroft has spoken out in favour of fairer...

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