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Scale of Amazon rainforest carbon loss revealed

NEWS: Forest conservation programmes must address logging and wildfires, large scale Amazon study shows

UN presents ‘shopping list’ for 2015 climate deal

NEWS: Debate over who will accept toughest carbon cuts heads to wire, as UN narrows options for Paris summit

Human Rights Council passes 34 resolutions at latest session

The latest session of the UN Human Rights Council has concluded with member states passing 34 resolutions on a range of issues (see summary below).

Incoming EU President Juncker says he opposes fracking

NEWS: Likely EU Commission chief speaks out against controversial technology as he canvasses MEPs for votes

England unprepared for future climate risks

NEWS: UK government's climate advisors say flood defences are not being maintained, and planning laws do not factor in future risks

Russell Brand launches tirade against climate sceptics

NEWS: British star leads a crusade of climate comedy on YouTube

Shell ‘short sighted’ on climate risk – study

NEWS: Oil company Shell is failing to account for long term climate risks, according to detailed analysis from the Carbon Tracker Initiative

UN handed masterplan to tackle climate change

NEWS: New study says 15 countries could hold key to ensuring world avoids dangerous levels of warming

Singapore outlines plans to fine foreign air polluters

NEWS: New bill could impose $1.6 million penalty on companies across region responsible for toxic emissions

Australia facing ‘unprecedented rise in climate denial’

NEWS: Head of independent Climate Council Tim Flannery says politicians and the media are complicit in spreading misinformation


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