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Africa adopts sustainable transport plan

NEW: Roadmap endorsed by 42 African countries sets stage for green transport transition across Africa

Banks invest record €66bn in coal sector

NEWS: Private banks are stepping in to finance coal mines and power stations as development banks divest, finds BankTrack

Oil guzzling Malta proposes climate change law

NEWS: New law would set up Climate Action Fund and carry prison sentences for those breaking its obligations

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Minor EU emission cuts masks underlying apathy on 2C

COMMENT: Latest GHG data from Brussels shows we have achieved nothing of significance relative to scale of the climate challenge, says Kevin Anders

IPCC will abolish doubt in climate politics – Danish minister

NEWS: The UN's latest climate change report will provide strong scientific base for negotiations in the future, says Rasmus Helveg-Petersen

Fracking may release cancer-causing air pollution – study

NEWS: Samples collected by residents near shale gas wells picked up high levels of benzene, hydrogen sulphide and formaldehyde

Climate marathon: IPCC nears finish line for seminal report

NEWS: Scientists and officials will need to sift through over 200 comments, ranging from grammatical errors to strategic concerns

Why you should bother to read the IPCC synthesis report

COMMENT: UN science panel's final report this year will indicate how serious governments take the threat of climate change, argues Richard Black

UK publishes human rights progress report

The government has submitted a voluntary mid-term report under the UN's Universal Periodic Review mechanism.


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