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Washington state carbon market plan to raise $1bn a year

NEWS: Governor Jay Inslee hopes to launch emissions trading system in 2016, says it is "the smart thing to do"

Rise in weather extremes linked to climate change, say scientists

NEWS: Lethal heat waves, ice storms and big freezes could become regular events if greenhouse gas emissions are not controlled

Seven radical ideas for a 2015 climate change deal

ANALYSIS: Tax oil, wipe out emissions by 2050, divide up a carbon budget: how high could the Paris climate agreement aim?

Tropical deforestation could cause 0.7C temperature rise

NEWS: Rainforests are the "sweat glands" of the world and losses could wreak havoc with farming, researchers warn

From Kalimantan to Lima: Where do women stand in climate?

ANALYSIS: Female representation in UN climate talks is increasing; on the ground, women are still marginalised

Understanding the Responsibility to Protect: an introduction

Presentation given by UNA-UK Peace and Security Programmes Officer Alexandra Buskie at a workshop on R2P in the Middle East and North Africa during

EU decides to ratify Kyoto Protocol extension

NEWS: Move by Brussels offers some integrity to beleaguered treaty, one year before UN hopes to agree global climate deal

Draft UN climate deal signed after deadlock in Lima

UN member states have reached a draft climate agreement after two weeks of talks at the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) conferen

Lima climate talks: Governments failed to deliver, but the people have left Lima stronger

As the Philippines endures more extreme weather and communities around the world pay for the carbon excess of others, the Lima outcome does nothing

Beijing reveals bottom-up approach to national carbon market

NEWS: Chinese central government will set regional caps on emissions and leave distribution of permits to provincial authorities


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