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COP24 ignores dire climate warnings
COP24 ignores dire climate warnings
Katowice, Poland — The 2015 Paris Agreement delivered hope that nations could come together to fight catastrophic...
COP24: Nations agree on global climate pact rules after impasse
COP24: Nations agree on global climate pact rules after impasse
Nearly 200 nations overcame political divisions on Saturday to agree on rules for implementing a landmark global climate deal, but critics say it...
Money issues bedevil climate talks
Money issues bedevil climate talks
Money is a major sticking point in international talks about addressing climate change. But South Africa’s head of delegation, Minister of...
Bolsonaro spells ecological disaster for Brazil – and the world
Bolsonaro spells ecological disaster for Brazil – and the world
Last month, a divided Brazil voted to elect its next president. Faced with a choice between Fernando Haddad of the leftist Workers’ Party and the...
The IPCC’s latest climate report on 1.5°C holds implications for African countries
The IPCC’s latest climate report on 1.5°C holds implications for African countries
The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), which is the United Nations-backed body of scientists reviewing climate science, released a special...
Trump doesn’t change Africa’s climate change calculus
Trump doesn’t change Africa’s climate change calculus
Africans and people from many other poorer nations will die because of United States President Donald Trump’s decision to pull out of the Paris...
UN climate official resigns over sexual harassment claims
UN climate official resigns over sexual harassment claims
The head of the United Nations's climate science panel, Rajendra Pachauri, has stepped down, amid claims that he sexually harassed a subordinate,...
UN off base on climate change
UN off base on climate change
In the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) conference just completed in Bonn, Germany, the underlying assumption was the...
Green power to overtake dirty energy
Green power to overtake dirty energy
Renewable energy could account for almost 80% of the world's energy supply within four decades -- but only if governments pursue the policies...
Independent body to review controversial UN climate panel
Independent body to review controversial UN climate panel
A respected international scientific body will review the United Nations's Nobel prize-winning climate panel, under fire for errors in a key report...
Al Gore takes aim at climate-change sceptics
Al Gore takes aim at climate-change sceptics
Former United States vice-president Al Gore has taken aim at sceptics who doubt the reality of human-caused climate change, saying he wished it...
UN defends climate panel after Himalaya blunder
UN defends climate panel after Himalaya blunder
The United Nations on Friday defended its panel of climate scientists from criticisms that an error about the thaw of Himalayan glaciers undermined...

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