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EU demand for leather, soy and palm oil driving illegal deforestation

NEWS: Campaigners say bloc must tighten import laws, citing loss of 2.4 million hectares of tropical forests to farmers and industry

Climate politics waters down ambition of UN disaster risk deal

NEWS: As climate impacts start to bite, lack of funding assurances split rich and poor at key disaster summit in Sendai

Experiences of FLAME 2

Columban lay missionaries  based in Birmingham share their experience at Flame 2 By Rosalia Basada Once again I attended the Flame National Catholi

Wind ‘can meet’ a third of US power demand by 2050

NEWS: Renewable source could supply 10% of electricity by 2020 and 20% by 2030 with policy stability, says energy department

All We Can responds to Vanuatu cyclone

All We Can has pledged its support after tropical Cyclone Pam hit the Pacific island nation of Vanuatu over the weekend, wiping

Oxford University delays fossil fuel divestment decision

NEWS: Campaigners disappointed as University Council puts off decision on future of £3.8bn endowment until May

List: the three mega-trends that mean we’re winning the carbon war

“A bold new beginning”. That’s how the E.ON’s CEO, Johannes Teyssen describes his company’s decision to ditch fossil fuels and focus on renewables.

UN climate change body backs fossil fuel divestment campaign

GUARDIAN: Climate convention lends 'moral authority' to campaign to get investors to ditch fossil fuel investments

Cyclone Pam raises climate profile in UN disaster talks

NEWS: Storm that devastated Vanuatu puts spotlight on climate change links to disaster risk reduction negotiations in Sendai

Shell’s climate change strategy: narcissistic, paranoid, and psychopathic

COMMENT: In an open letter to Shell's Ben Van Beurden, the UK's former top climate envoy says now is the time for to show leadership


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