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“Forest 500″ index reveals deforestation heroes and villains

NEWS: Chinese companies score low on forest protection measures, while consumer goods giants are leading the way

Vast draft text won’t derail Paris talks, says UN climate chief

NEWS: Christiana Figueres confident with progress at Geneva climate talks as draft deal expands from 38 to over 100 pages

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Show the love for the planet and dump dirty fossil fuels

Time to dump dirty energy

IPCC could conduct annual climate review, says Pachauri

NEWS: Departing UN climate science chief says organisation should increase tempo of reports and boost scrutiny on countries

UN scheme blamed for Brazil steel industry emissions spike

NEWS: UN's Clean Development Mechanism caused emissions to double by forcing steel industry to use native forests for fuel

Is it ethical to invest in fossil fuels?

JRI has long been interested in climate change.

Zurich Insurance leads investor call for green bonds standards

NEWS: Pension funds, insurers and asset managers are keen to fund climate-friendly projects, but urge stricter rules to prevent greenwashing

China in Latin America: Growing links that could impact climate talks

ANALYSIS: A billion dollar trade deal will open up investments between Beijing and South America, but will it herald low carbon growth?

SolarAid project benefits 9 million in Africa, 1.5 million lights sold

NEWS: Some 1.5 million solar lamps have been sold across East Africa in a charity initiative to replace smoky, expensive, polluting kerosene


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