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Pressure growing for OPEC countries to cut energy subsidies

NEWS: Fossil fuel subsidies in oil-rich countries should be replaced with extra money for the poor, says report

National proposals show huge work to do on climate deal

ANALYSIS: Submissions on a UN climate treaty are starting to flood in - and they show just how many differences remain

UN climate proposals show huge work to do on 2015 deal

ANALYSIS: Submissions on a UN climate treaty are starting to flood in - and they show just how many differences remain

OECD: Rich countries will suffer as planet warms

NEWS: Disasters will be more frequent and complex across even the most advanced economies, warns OECD report

Ban Ki-moon: leaders should join a "race to the top" on climate

On 4 and 5 May, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and the United Arab Emirates co-hosted a high-level meeting in Abu Dhabi to discuss global initiat

Feeding ourselves in a changing climate: from food security to food sovereignty

US backs advanced offshore wind with $140m

NEWS: US to test 'hurricane-resilient' wind turbines in three projects, supplying extra 67MW of clean energy to grid

UN to back Pope Francis statement on ‘human ecology’

NEWS: UN will support Pope Francis' expected encyclical on man's relationship with the planet, says Christiana Figueres

Britain must emulate US shale gas success – House of Lords

NEWS: UK government lawmakers call for UK to simplify legislation to make way for fracking industry

Higher CO2 threatens human nutrition – study

NEWS: More carbon dioxide in the air makes crops less nutritious, exacerbating threat of hunger in warmer world

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UNISON:

One of the great joys of being a lifelong trade unionist is the people you meet...

UNA-UK:

Meet the Brits working to support peace across the globe and thank them for their global service...

Columban JPIC:

May 24th is the date designated by Pope Benedict  XVI as a World Day of Prayer for the Church of...

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