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EU leaders eye deeper 2030 emissions cuts ahead of sign-off

NEWS: The latest draft agreement targets emissions cuts of "at least" 40% but weakens energy efficiency goal in 2030 package

It's Philip Morris vs Uruguayan lungs, so why would governments be on #TeamPhilipMorris?

You’re the government of a small South American country with a modest-sized health budget and you want to do what you can to encourage citizens to...

Road to Paris: EU 2030 climate package holds key to UN deal

ANALYSIS: Leaders in Washington, Beijing and Pacific Islands will be watching Brussels carefully this week

China’s coal consumption drops for first time this century

NEWS: Momentary peak reflects long term trend as China attempts to shift from dirty fossil fuels to clean energy

Sing and Share New Columban Hymn

2015 marks the 1400 anniversary of the death of St Columban, the patron of the Missionary Society of St. Columban.

Sea level could rise ‘height of man’ by 2100

NEWS: Scientists say sea level unlikely to rise beyond 1.8m by end of century - a rise still disastrous for tropical fishermen

UN Day celebrated throughout the UK and beyond!

Last night UNA-UK hosted a reception together with the Moroccan Embassy convening a wide range of constituencies - from politicians and ambassadors

UN climate talks: Countries urged to build bridges

NEWS: With just over a year to reach a global climate deal in Paris, negotiators are struggling to get past old conflicts

Poland isolated as pressure mounts on EU to deliver 2030 climate deal

NEWS: Warsaw holding out for more financial support as leaders head to Brussels for key two day European Council summit

BHP Billiton to face grilling from coal-impacted communities at AGM

Representatives from Colombia and Indonesia have arrived in London to tell the BHP Billiton board that coal-mining is destroying communities.


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UNISON is urging members to sign an online petition to protect the rights of vulnerable children...

Friends of the Earth England Wales & Northern Ireland:

“I hear no objection in the room.

Columban JPIC:

On Saturday 22 October, Fr.

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