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Climate change could create more Boko Haram extremists – study

NEWS: Drought, famine and crop failures could destabilise 32 countries in Africa and Asia, warn risk analysts

Fighting energy injustice at home

EU set to overachieve 2020 carbon emissions goal

NEWS: Greenhouse gas emissions fell 2% in 2013 says Environment Agency, but warns some countries are slipping

China, India set pace in global clean energy growth

NEWS: Emerging markets set to overtake rich countries in race to install wind, solar and other renewable energy sources

US banks deny funds to coal port near Great Barrier Reef

NEWS: Rainforest Action Network welcomes commitment by four US banks not to invest in project that will support new coal mines

New Peace Resources

Columbans in Australia have produced excellent new resources on peacemaking.

MPs back our call for action on ‘unethical’ mining industry

Today, a parliamentary committee has released its verdict on the future of the mining and extractive industry. Echoing our calls to toughen...

Columban Superior General reports on Columban celebrations

From October 10th –12th pilgrims gathered in Rome for the celebrations marking the opening of the 1400th anniversary of the death of St Columban.

UK invests £97m in weather and climate supercomputer

NEWS: The Met Office says the system, 13 times more powerful than its existing capacity, will bring £2 billion of benefits

Ikea launches solar panels in the Netherlands

NEWS: Swedish furniture giant brings residential solar technology to Dutch, with expansion planned to seven more countries

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Columban JPIC:

In the wake of unprecedented flooding in Peru, caused by exceptionally warm water in the Pacific...

Greenpeace:

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All We Can:

More than 7 million people are at serious risk of starvation in Yemen, and millions more are...

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