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Russia inches closer to revealing 2030 climate target

NEWS: "Tough" policy option could see Russia's 2030 carbon emissions stabilise at around today's levels

India and Brazil “stalling” on global climate treaty says UK envoy

NEWS: World still not united on tackling global warming, says UK’s special representative on climate change

Parliamentary report echoes calls for greater transparency in drone operations

Published today, the Defence Select Commi

UN climate leaders reflect on 20 years of talks

COMMENT: past UN climate chiefs reflect on the negotiating process, and outline where they see progress

Scottish Government should seize the opportunity 
to create a low carbon country

Climate campaigners say a new report shows the Scottish Government must do more if Scotland is to reduce carbon emissions and reap the benefits o

Climate change could devastate Africa crop yields

NEWS: Draft of IPCC's forthcoming report reveals droughts, floods, famines and health impacts from a warming world

Air pollution causes ‘one in eight deaths’ says UN

NEWS: Air pollution killed 7 million people in 2012, say WHO, making it world's biggest environmental health threat

Samarasinghe speaks on UK's global role at event in Parliament

Natalie Samarasinghe, UNA-UK's Executive Director, joined Mike Gapes MP, a member of the Foreign Affairs Select Committee, and John Dubber of the B

Netherlands to stop funding overseas coal power plants

NEWS: Dutch PM announces Netherlands will join US in starving international funding for coal projects during Obama's trip to Europe

Weird weather: WMO highlights extreme events of 2013

ANALYSIS: 2013 was a year of 'many extreme weather events' according to the UN - all over the world


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There remains an “urgent need” to raise the national minimum wage to the level of a “proper...


On 21 July, the UN Security Council held its first meeting to discuss candidates for the next UN...


Statement attributable to Hanaa Singer, UNICEF Syria Representative, on attacks in Qamishli and...

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