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Kagay-an News
FAO supports Philippines in strengthening climate change adaptation in agriculturedeveloped nations to assist developing countries through the Global Environment
FAO supports Philippines in strengthening climate change adaptation in agriculture
Kagay-an News / Posted 20 hours ago
developed nations to assist developing countries through the Global Environmental Facility and, recently, through the Green Climate Fund,” Ilaga added. Building on gains According to FAO, in middle-income or developing countries such as the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
She Quit Real Estate to Grow Bamboothe United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) succeed in i
She Quit Real Estate to Grow Bamboo
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) succeed in implementing the creation of $100 billion Green Climate Fund aimed at supporting green projects like Divine Bamboo. Recently, while speaking at one of the events in... Read more
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Aljazeera
Sri Lanka: Ancient innovations tackle water shoragesto be thrown a lifeline. In 2016, Sri Lanka became one of the first 15 countri
Sri Lanka: Ancient innovations tackle water shorages
Aljazeera / Posted 6 days ago
to be thrown a lifeline. In 2016, Sri Lanka became one of the first 15 countries in the world to receive a grant from the Green Climate Fund. The Ministry of Mahaweli Development and Environment, with the assistance of the United Nations... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
We Will Not Default On Our Debts - Geingobresponsibility must be upheld." He also announced the country's offer to host
We Will Not Default On Our Debts - Geingob
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
responsibility must be upheld." He also announced the country's offer to host the African Regional Hub of the Green Climate Fund at an appropriate time. "As you may recall, Namibia came second to South Korea in the bid to host the... Read more
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New Kerala
At UN, European leaders stress importance of international cooperation to tackle global challenges - newkerala.com #122588his country is convinced the price for a greener world was minimal compared to
At UN, European leaders stress importance of international cooperation to tackle global challenges - newkerala.com #122588
New Kerala / Posted 7 days ago
his country is convinced the price for a greener world was minimal compared to the cost of non-action. In line with its support for green environmental policy, Monaco remained a loyal supporter of the Green Climate Fund. Source: www.justearthnews.... Read more
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Aliran Online
Malaysia needs to urgently beef up its climate actions, says environmental groupmonths have passed since Paris and Malaysia appears to be lagging behind in acc
Malaysia needs to urgently beef up its climate actions, says environmental group
Aliran Online / Posted 7 days ago
months have passed since Paris and Malaysia appears to be lagging behind in accessing international funding provided by the Green Climate Fund (GCF), the operating entity of the financial mechanism of the UNFCCC, aimed at helping developing... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Lobbies for Climate FundHage Gengob has lobbied fellow international leaders to back Namibia's bid to b
President Lobbies for Climate Fund
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Hage Gengob has lobbied fellow international leaders to back Namibia's bid to benefit from the multi-billion dollar Green Climate Fund, that assists poor countries to tackle global warming. Addressing the 71st session of the United Nations... Read more
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Yonhap News Agency
Park vows to make every effort to secure parliamentary approval for climate pact this yearcountries better cope with climate change, in cooperation with the two global i
Park vows to make every effort to secure parliamentary approval for climate pact this year
Yonhap News Agency / Posted 8 days ago
countries better cope with climate change, in cooperation with the two global institutions based in South Korea -- the Green Climate Fund and the Global Green Growth Institute. "I would like to affirm that Korea will exert every possible... Read more
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express
Obama warns global warming could SUBMERGE cities and lead to NEW migration crisisin stopping such a situation, and the help richer nations needed to give them,
Obama warns global warming could SUBMERGE cities and lead to NEW migration crisis
express / Posted 8 days ago
in stopping such a situation, and the help richer nations needed to give them, as he added his support for a £7.7billion Green Climate Fund. He said: “It should only be the beginning. We need to invest in research and provide market incentives... Read more
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Business Insider
Obama calls for a new global business model to fight climate changecities, stirring tensions that eventually led to the country’s civil war.Khaled
Obama calls for a new global business model to fight climate change
Business Insider / Posted 8 days ago
cities, stirring tensions that eventually led to the country’s civil war.Khaled Al Hariri/Reuters Obama also said that the Green Climate Fund — an international fund that helps poor countries adapt to climate change — is "only the beginning." The... Read more
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The Hindu
Will the Paris Pact succeed like the Montreal Protocol?Industrialised countries had committed in Cancun in 2010 to provide funds risin
Will the Paris Pact succeed like the Montreal Protocol?
The Hindu / Posted 9 days ago
Industrialised countries had committed in Cancun in 2010 to provide funds rising to $100 billion per year by 2020 for a Green Climate Fund (GCF) to help developing countries invest in green energy and prepare for extreme weather events. However,... Read more
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The Mercury News
Full text: Obama’s speech to United Nations, Sept. 20, 2016into force, and helping poorer countries leapfrog destructive forms of energy.
Full text: Obama’s speech to United Nations, Sept. 20, 2016
The Mercury News / Posted 9 days ago
into force, and helping poorer countries leapfrog destructive forms of energy. So, for the wealthiest countries, a Green Climate Fund should only be the beginning. We need to invest in research and provide market incentives to develop new... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Here is President Obama’s speech at the U.N. General Assemblyinto force, and helping poorer countries leapfrog destructive forms of energy.
Here is President Obama’s speech at the U.N. General Assembly
Dayton Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
into force, and helping poorer countries leapfrog destructive forms of energy. So, for the wealthiest countries, a Green Climate Fund should only be the beginning. We need to invest in research and provide market incentives to develop new... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Here is President Obama’s speech at the U.N. General Assemblyinto force, and helping poorer countries leapfrog destructive forms of energy.
Here is President Obama’s speech at the U.N. General Assembly
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 9 days ago
into force, and helping poorer countries leapfrog destructive forms of energy. So, for the wealthiest countries, a Green Climate Fund should only be the beginning. We need to invest in research and provide market incentives to develop new... Read more
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ajc.com
Here is President Obama’s speech at the U.N. General Assemblyinto force, and helping poorer countries leapfrog destructive forms of energy.
Here is President Obama’s speech at the U.N. General Assembly
ajc.com / Posted 9 days ago
into force, and helping poorer countries leapfrog destructive forms of energy. So, for the wealthiest countries, a Green Climate Fund should only be the beginning. We need to invest in research and provide market incentives to develop new... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Here is President Obama’s speech at the U.N. General Assemblyinto force, and helping poorer countries leapfrog destructive forms of energy.
Here is President Obama’s speech at the U.N. General Assembly
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 9 days ago
into force, and helping poorer countries leapfrog destructive forms of energy. So, for the wealthiest countries, a Green Climate Fund should only be the beginning. We need to invest in research and provide market incentives to develop new... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Here is President Obama’s speech at the U.N. General Assemblyinto force, and helping poorer countries leapfrog destructive forms of energy.
Here is President Obama’s speech at the U.N. General Assembly
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 9 days ago
into force, and helping poorer countries leapfrog destructive forms of energy. So, for the wealthiest countries, a Green Climate Fund should only be the beginning. We need to invest in research and provide market incentives to develop new... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Zim Looks to UN Fund to Tackle Climate Change $80 Million Project At Advanced StageZIMBABWE has begun the search for projects that could qualify for funding under
Zim Looks to UN Fund to Tackle Climate Change $80 Million Project At Advanced Stage
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
ZIMBABWE has begun the search for projects that could qualify for funding under the Green Climate Fund (GCF), hoping that increased funding will help the country tackle climate-changing emissions, and boost resilience to the science's dangerous... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Why West Africa Has 'Minimal' Access to Green Climate FundThe Minister of Environment, Hajiya Amina Mohammed, has said access to the Gree
Why West Africa Has 'Minimal' Access to Green Climate Fund
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
The Minister of Environment, Hajiya Amina Mohammed, has said access to the Green Climate Fund (GCF) remains "minimal" in the West African sub-region due to low institutional capacity to scale accreditation hurdles. Amina spoke in Abuja at the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Want Green Growth? Ease Access to Financing, Say Expertsis not becoming effective as it was initially projected," he said. Some of the
Want Green Growth? Ease Access to Financing, Say Experts
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
is not becoming effective as it was initially projected," he said. Some of the international funding organisations include Green Climate Fund (CGF), Adaptation Fund, Global Environment Facility and financial institutions such as the African... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Australia could still win hearts in Pacific despite past tensionsaction against all the international mechanisms designed to combat global warmi
Australia could still win hearts in Pacific despite past tensions
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 20 days ago
action against all the international mechanisms designed to combat global warming, including withdrawing support for the Green Climate Fund. And because Australia was paying scant attention to the Pacific, it did not understand the damage it was... Read more
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Roll Call
Foreign Aid Bill Omits UN Family Planning, Climate Change Fundswas advanced by a voice vote after Republicans defeated a number of Democratic
Foreign Aid Bill Omits UN Family Planning, Climate Change Funds
Roll Call / Posted 20 days ago
was advanced by a voice vote after Republicans defeated a number of Democratic amendments to provide funding for the U.N. Green Climate Fund and slightly increase levels of funding for bilateral and multilateral assistance for family planning... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Low Income, Adaptive Capacity Makes Liberia Vulnerable to Climate Changethe Least Developed Countries Experts Group can provide support to the Least de
Low Income, Adaptive Capacity Makes Liberia Vulnerable to Climate Change
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
the Least Developed Countries Experts Group can provide support to the Least developed Countries to access funding from The Green Climate Fund for National Adaptation Plans (NAPs). The NAPs are intended to address medium and long term adaptation... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Wilderness lost: A 10th wiped out in 20 yearsprioritise the ecosystem services provided by intact wilderness areas. Internat
Wilderness lost: A 10th wiped out in 20 years
Brisbane Times / Posted 21 days ago
prioritise the ecosystem services provided by intact wilderness areas. International funding programs -- for example, the Green Climate Fund -- should allocate greater resources to the protection of these areas. And individual countries should be... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
World has lost a 10th of all its wilderness in the past two decadesprioritize the ecosystem services provided by intact wilderness areas. Internat
World has lost a 10th of all its wilderness in the past two decades
Chicago Tribune / Posted 21 days ago
prioritize the ecosystem services provided by intact wilderness areas. International funding programs -- for example, the Green Climate Fund -- should allocate greater resources to the protection of these areas. And individual countries should be... Read more
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WA Today
Wilderness lost: A 10th wiped out in 20 yearsprioritise the ecosystem services provided by intact wilderness areas. Internat
Wilderness lost: A 10th wiped out in 20 years
WA Today / Posted 21 days ago
prioritise the ecosystem services provided by intact wilderness areas. International funding programs -- for example, the Green Climate Fund -- should allocate greater resources to the protection of these areas. And individual countries should be... Read more
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The Age
Wilderness lost: A 10th wiped out in 20 yearsprioritise the ecosystem services provided by intact wilderness areas. Internat
Wilderness lost: A 10th wiped out in 20 years
The Age / Posted 21 days ago
prioritise the ecosystem services provided by intact wilderness areas. International funding programs -- for example, the Green Climate Fund -- should allocate greater resources to the protection of these areas. And individual countries should be... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Wilderness lost: A 10th wiped out in 20 yearsprioritise the ecosystem services provided by intact wilderness areas. Internat
Wilderness lost: A 10th wiped out in 20 years
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 21 days ago
prioritise the ecosystem services provided by intact wilderness areas. International funding programs -- for example, the Green Climate Fund -- should allocate greater resources to the protection of these areas. And individual countries should be... Read more
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The Morning Call
World has lost a 10th of all its wilderness in the past two decades: studyprioritize the ecosystem services provided by intact wilderness areas. Internat
World has lost a 10th of all its wilderness in the past two decades: study
The Morning Call / Posted 21 days ago
prioritize the ecosystem services provided by intact wilderness areas. International funding programs -- for example, the Green Climate Fund -- should allocate greater resources to the protection of these areas. And individual countries should be... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
World has lost a 10th of all its wilderness in the past two decades: studyprioritize the ecosystem services provided by intact wilderness areas. Internat
World has lost a 10th of all its wilderness in the past two decades: study
Baltimore Sun / Posted 21 days ago
prioritize the ecosystem services provided by intact wilderness areas. International funding programs -- for example, the Green Climate Fund -- should allocate greater resources to the protection of these areas. And individual countries should be... Read more
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The Hindu
Taking the Paris process forwardto 40 per cent of installed power production capacity by 2030 is predicated on
Taking the Paris process forward
The Hindu / Posted 21 days ago
to 40 per cent of installed power production capacity by 2030 is predicated on technology transfer and the availability of Green Climate Fund resources. Not much progress has been made in this area, and Minister of State for Environment Anil Madhav... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
World has lost a 10th of all its wilderness in the past two decadesprioritise the ecosystem services provided by intact wilderness areas. Internat
World has lost a 10th of all its wilderness in the past two decades
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 21 days ago
prioritise the ecosystem services provided by intact wilderness areas. International funding programs -- for example, the Green Climate Fund -- should allocate greater resources to the protection of these areas. And individual countries should be... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
U.S. to Assist Nigeria On Climate Changegreening the economy are investing in cleaner technology, renewable energy and
U.S. to Assist Nigeria On Climate Change
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
greening the economy are investing in cleaner technology, renewable energy and climate change. Mohammed pointed out that Green Climate Fund (GCF) is one of the financing mechanisms which the ministry hoped to utilize in funding climate change and... Read more
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asianage
G-20: Match words with actioncommuniqué does, however, introduce many futuristic ideas that are needed for s
G-20: Match words with action
asianage / Posted 22 days ago
communiqué does, however, introduce many futuristic ideas that are needed for sustainable development. One is the existing Green Climate Fund (GCF), which needs resourcing to help developing countries adapt and mitigate. It has been calculated in a... Read more
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asianage
G-20 Match words with actioncommuniqué does, however, introduce many futuristic ideas that are needed for s
G-20 Match words with action
asianage / Posted 22 days ago
communiqué does, however, introduce many futuristic ideas that are needed for sustainable development. One is the existing Green Climate Fund (GCF), which needs resourcing to help developing countries adapt and mitigate. It has been calculated in a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Presidency On G20 Leaders' Communiquemitigation and adaptation actions in line with Paris outcomes. We reaffirm the
Presidency On G20 Leaders' Communique
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
mitigation and adaptation actions in line with Paris outcomes. We reaffirm the importance of the support provided by the Green Climate Fund. We welcome the G20 Climate Finance Study Group Report on "Promoting Efficient and Transparent Provision... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Government has to heed Oxfam reportParis: Climate Change in the Pacific Islands” highlights the need for urgent re
Government has to heed Oxfam report
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 23 days ago
Paris: Climate Change in the Pacific Islands” highlights the need for urgent regional action.“We must improve access to the Green Climate Fund so vulnerable Pacific island nations can finance their plans to fight for their very survival.“I think... Read more
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The Economic Times
Government to introduce crab breeding in more states to boost exportslast few years, mainly because of low availability. "Based on the success of t
Government to introduce crab breeding in more states to boost exports
The Economic Times / Posted 23 days ago
last few years, mainly because of low availability. "Based on the success of the Sindhudurg project, we have proposed to Green Climate Fund (GCF) to extend mangrove crab breeding to all districts of Maharashtra and to Andhra Pradesh and Odisha,"... Read more
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asianage
India gets more time as G20 skips deadline on Paris climate dealand adaptation actions in line with Paris outcomes," it said. "We reaffirm the
India gets more time as G20 skips deadline on Paris climate deal
asianage / Posted 24 days ago
and adaptation actions in line with Paris outcomes," it said. "We reaffirm the importance of the support provided by the Green Climate Fund. We welcome the G20 Climate Finance Study Group Report on promoting efficient and transparent provision... Read more
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New Kerala
Calling for G20 support, Ban stresses importance of financing mechanisms for 2030 Goals - newkerala.com #114747time to ensure we live up to our commitments on climate finance, including the
Calling for G20 support, Ban stresses importance of financing mechanisms for 2030 Goals - newkerala.com #114747
New Kerala / Posted 24 days ago
time to ensure we live up to our commitments on climate finance, including the commitment to provide $100 billion for the Green Climate Fund, he said, describing this as an important step to support developing countries efforts to implement the... Read more
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The Hindu
G20 members commit to early ratification of Paris climate dealand adaptation actions in line with Paris outcomes,” it said. “We reaffirm the
G20 members commit to early ratification of Paris climate deal
The Hindu / Posted 24 days ago
and adaptation actions in line with Paris outcomes,” it said. “We reaffirm the importance of the support provided by the Green Climate Fund. We welcome the G20 Climate Finance Study Group Report on promoting efficient and transparent provision... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
At G20 in China, Ban Stresses 'Far-Reaching' Impacts of Early Climate Action, Urges Unity On Global GoalsCo-operation and Development (OECD) Member States, in terms of financial and te
At G20 in China, Ban Stresses 'Far-Reaching' Impacts of Early Climate Action, Urges Unity On Global Goals
AllAfrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
Co-operation and Development (OECD) Member States, in terms of financial and technical support, including through the Green Climate Fund to many vulnerable countries, developing countries so that they can adjust to climate change, Mr. Ban... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Calling for G20 Support, Ban Stresses Importance of Financing Mechanisms for 2030 Goalstime to ensure we live up to our commitments on climate finance, including the
Calling for G20 Support, Ban Stresses Importance of Financing Mechanisms for 2030 Goals
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
time to ensure we live up to our commitments on climate finance, including the commitment to provide $100 billion for the Green Climate Fund," he said, describing this as "an important step" to support developing countries' efforts to implement... Read more
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dna
Spotlight on India after US, China ratify Paris climate deal$2.5 trillion would be required between now and 2030 to fulfill the climate act
Spotlight on India after US, China ratify Paris climate deal
dna / Posted 25 days ago
$2.5 trillion would be required between now and 2030 to fulfill the climate action targets and India is banking on the Green Climate Fund and technology transfers to achieve climate goals. The WTO case is one instance of the challenges India... Read more
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Yonhap News Agency
Park touts her creative economy driveto share South Korea's efforts to support the global fight against climate chan
Park touts her creative economy drive
Yonhap News Agency / Posted 25 days ago
to share South Korea's efforts to support the global fight against climate change and call for the strengthening of the Green Climate Fund, a Seoul-based international agency to facilitate developing countries' adaptation to climate... Read more
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Daily News
Strategic perspectiveGiven that Australia is now taking a global leadership role regarding climate c
Strategic perspective
Daily News / Posted 25 days ago
Given that Australia is now taking a global leadership role regarding climate change via its participation in the Green Climate Fund, there is an opportunity to advance strategic cooperation on climate change issues. Cooperating on... Read more
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New Kerala
At G20 in China, Ban stresses 'far-reaching' impacts of early climate action, urges unity on Global Goals - newkerala.com #114293Co-operation and Development (OECD) Member States, in terms of financial and te
At G20 in China, Ban stresses 'far-reaching' impacts of early climate action, urges unity on Global Goals - newkerala.com #114293
New Kerala / Posted 25 days ago
Co-operation and Development (OECD) Member States, in terms of financial and technical support, including through the Green Climate Fund to many vulnerable countries, developing countries so that they can adjust to climate change, Ban... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
African Ministerial Conference - Ocean Economy a New Frontier of Economic Growth, Says PMredressed. It is also important, he emphasised, to address the impact of climat
African Ministerial Conference - Ocean Economy a New Frontier of Economic Growth, Says PM
AllAfrica.com / Posted 26 days ago
redressed. It is also important, he emphasised, to address the impact of climate change on ocean economy and to access the green climate fund which is a mechanism to assist developing countries in adaptation and mitigation practices to counter... Read more
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DW
US-China move a good sign for the climate |has yet to commit to concrete reduction goals. Other open questions include wh
US-China move a good sign for the climate |
DW / Posted 26 days ago
has yet to commit to concrete reduction goals. Other open questions include where the money is going to come from for the Green Climate Fund, which is intended to not only compensate countries for climate impacts, but also to help in low-carbon... Read more
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The Washington Times
Obama, Chinese president ratify climate-change agreementtime as it is ratified by the Senate.” “Then the Congress should prohibit any
Obama, Chinese president ratify climate-change agreement
The Washington Times / Posted 27 days ago
time as it is ratified by the Senate.” “Then the Congress should prohibit any funding for the Paris Climate Treaty, the Green Climate Fund, and the underlying UN Framework Convention on Climate Change,” Mr. Ebell said. “Finally, if the Obama... Read more
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