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UN climate talks and the Paris deal: A bluffer’s guide

ANALYSIS: It's a treaty like no other, that will transform the world economy - if 196 nations can ever agree, that is

Vivienne Westwood joins hundreds at anti-fracking demo


UN panel recommends reform of peacekeeping missions

The UN High-Level Independent Panel on Peace Operations has submitted recommendations for improving UN peacekeeping missions to the UN Secretary-Ge

Sahel gets surprise rainfall boon from climate change

NEWS: Drought-prone region of Africa is experiencing a wetter period largely due to greenhouse gas emissions

Coal protest highlights danger to Great Barrier Reef

NEWS: Aboriginal elders and residents oppose Abbot Point port expansion as Unesco mulls "in danger" status for unique coral ecosystem

Why should you care about the Sustainable Development Goals?

ANALYSIS: Revamped version of Millennium poverty-busting plan can protect the climate, but experts say it needs cash

Say no to fracking, New York officials tell Lancashire Council

Sign the petition to keep Lancashire frack free

Australia military ‘unprepared’ for climate impacts – experts

CRIB NOTES JUNE 22-26: Canberra drops defence brief, UK debates fracking, SDGs dominate in NY and FormulaE hits London

Laudato Si- the Pope’s encyclical

It cannot have escaped your notice, but on Thursday 18th June 2015, Pope Francis published his long-awaited encyclical “Laudato Si” on the environm

After the Pope’s plea, what do other faiths think on climate?

ANALYSIS: Scholars from Hinduism, Islam, Judaism and leading evangelicals explain why the environment matters to their religion