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Venezuela urges civil society to boost “boring” UN talks

Tue, 06/10/2014 - 07:39
Source: RTCC - Caracas government to focus on social impacts of climate change ahead of UN Lima conference
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Are national laws the key to global climate action?

Tue, 06/10/2014 - 07:39
Source: Thomson Reuters Foundation -
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Kiribati President Purchases ‘Worthless’ Resettlement Land as Precaution Against Rising Sea

Tue, 06/10/2014 - 07:39
Source: IPS - You can count the inhabitants of this isolated, tidy village of multi-coloured houses and flower bushes among global warming’s first victims – but not in the usual sense.
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UN calls for eco-awareness on World Oceans Day

Tue, 06/10/2014 - 07:39
Source: India Tribune - The UN has urged the international community to commit itself to keeping the oceans healthy and productive for current and future generations.
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Climate change poses risk to sustainable development: expert

Tue, 06/10/2014 - 07:39
Source: Gulf Times - Doha Bank hosted a knowledge sharing session on “Sustainable Development in the Global Arena” yesterday with Dr R K Pachauri as key resource speaker.
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As forests are cleared and species vanish, there's one other loss: a world of languages

Tue, 06/10/2014 - 07:39
Source: Guardian - A new report shows a direct link between disappearing habitats and the loss of languages. One in four of the world's 7,000 spoken tongues is now at risk of falling silent for ever as the threat to cultural biodiversity grows
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US states consider carbon trading schemes

Tue, 06/10/2014 - 07:39
Source: Financial Times - A number of US states are starting to consider carbon trading schemes to meet limits on greenhouse gas emissions put forward in President Barack Obama’s latest climate change initiative.
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Latin Americans forge ahead with CO2 reduction plans

Tue, 06/10/2014 - 07:39
Source: ClimateWire - Climate change legislation is blazing a path across Latin America in what analysts say is one of the most promising trends on the horizon for action against global warming.
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Lawmakers at Mexico Summit Focus on Fighting Climate Change

Sun, 06/08/2014 - 07:39
Source: Latin American Herald Tribune - Some 300 lawmakers from close to 60 countries are focused on achieving legislative changes in each of their nations that will help limit the rise of world temperatures, according to legislators consulted by Efe.
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‘Monsoons could last 10 days longer’

Sun, 06/08/2014 - 07:39
Source: The Hindu - One of the many consequences of global warming could be dramatic changes in the annual southwest monsoon, Govindswamy Bala, associate professor at the Indian Institute of Science (IISc.), has said.
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Call for 'environmental bank holiday' to focus on local problems

Sun, 06/08/2014 - 07:39
Source: Independent - Environmental campaigners spend too much time targeting global conferences on the issue of "melting ice caps" and not enough on encouraging people to become activists in their own neighbourhood, a report will claim tomorrow.
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Time for a 'new environmentalism'?

Sun, 06/08/2014 - 07:39
Source: Deutsche Welle -
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Climate's right for global deal on emissions

Sun, 06/08/2014 - 07:39
Source: South China Morning Post -
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Chinese negotiator urges political mutual trust in climate negotiations

Sun, 06/08/2014 - 07:39
Source: Xinhua - China's chief climate negotiator has called for enhanced political mutual trust among all parties in climate negotiations.
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Mass, RI US Senators to Highlight Climate Change

Sun, 06/08/2014 - 07:39
Source: AP - U.S. senators from Massachusetts and Rhode Island are among at least five Democratic lawmakers calling on their Republican counterparts to come up with solutions to climate change.
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OPINION: Adapt to climate change, don't fear it

Sun, 06/08/2014 - 07:39
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Unesco heritage education aims to foster cultural understanding

Sun, 06/08/2014 - 07:39
Source: Gulf Times - World Heritage sites are testimonies to and links between the past and present, as well as being places that contribute to a sustainable future.
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UN agency spotlights 'climate-smart' approach to galvanize rural renewal

Sat, 06/07/2014 - 08:04
Source: UN News Centre - As the global farming community continues to curb climate change and food insecurity, the United Nations agriculture agency today spotlighted the best practices of its “climate-smart” approach to tackle those challenges and spark rural renewal.
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Building blocks ‘missing’ for climate pact

Sat, 06/07/2014 - 08:04
Source: AFP - The clock is ticking for countries to lay the foundations of a 2015 deal to tackle dangerous climate change, ministers warned in Bonn yesterday.
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