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Efford’s NHS bill passes first reading - another blow to TTIP

Today in Parliament 241 MPs voted in favour of the Clive Efford's private member's bill aimed at preventing the privatisation of the NHS and 18 MPs

Three reasons to be optimistic about climate finance flows

COMMENT: Latest data shows climate funds dropped $28 billion in 2013, there are signs for hope, argues Barbara Buchner

How are Rwanda, Ethiopia and Bangladesh preparing for climate change?

ANALYSIS: Better information and more financial support essential for poor countries to prepare for future impacts, say IIED

Ed Miliband: Copenhagen was necessary failure on road to Paris

NEWS: Some failures to be expected when trying to achieve difficult and important tasks, argues UK Labour leader

India and China agree to discuss HFC cuts under Montreal Protocol

NEWS: Delhi and Beijing drop opposition to talks on limiting use of climate-warming gases used in refrigeration


John Nightingale is the Chairman of Jubilee Debt Campaign, Birmingham.

Columban JPIC at Clifton J&P Day

Sue Ingham asked: What has work on issues such as trade justice, climate change, human trafficking to do with the teachings of Jesus and the Church

Canada pledges $265m to Green Climate Fund

NEWS: Harper government fulfils promise to help developing countries address climate impacts

October 2014 ‘warmest on record’ – NOAA

NEWS: US weather agency says October 2014 broke all the records - and that the year is on track to be the hottest ever

Shell boss hopes US-China climate deal will “reinvigorate” UN talks

NEWS: Ben van Beurden calls for gas and renewables to replace coal, argues Shell wants to be part of solution to climate challenge


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