Member stories

UNA-UK connects local to global because ‘It’s our UN’

To mark the United Nations' 70th year, UNA-UK invites communities across the UK to discover the contribution that they have made to the Organisatio

No ban on coal finance as Green Climate Fund eyes first projects

NEWS: After lengthy talks in Songdo, UN-backed climate finance scheme has loose lending criteria for first funding proposals

Norway delivers climate pledge to UN ahead of Paris summit

NEWS: Oslo commits to 40% carbon cuts by 2030 with an additional goal of carbon neutrality by mid century

2C climate change target ‘utterly inadequate’

NEWS: Leading scientist warns the world's poor are not safe under internationally agreed warming limit

Tuvalu: Cyclone Pam shows we are still ‘least developed’

NEWS: Pacific island nation is vulnerable to climate disaster and should not lose "least developed country" status, ambassador argues

Trash to Treasure press release

Earth Hour

Saturday, 28 March 2015 - 8:30pm to 9:30pm everywhere! Get the candles out for 1 hour on Saturday between 8.30 – 9.30pm.

Media coverage of UN climate science reports and why it matters

ANALYSIS: Is climate change an uncertain science, ideological struggle or opportunity?

UNA-UK attends 28th session of the Human Rights Council

UNA-UK's Policy & Advocacy Officer, Hayley Richardson, has recently returned from a visit to the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva.

Pakistan shelves six coal-fired power projects

NEWS: Environmental concerns, lack of infrastructure and foreign investment hold up 14GW of planned power plants


Member stories

Winchester Action on Climate Change:

UNA-UK's rights round-up takes a look at highlights from the 28th session of the Human Rights...

Responding to Climate Change:

NEWS: White House joins EU, Mexico, Norway and Switzerland in making contribution to 2015...

A Rocha:

The tent was dark but warm inside, a simple wood stove providing a flickering light.

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