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National Catholic Reporter
Despite poll, Catholic climate leader optimistic 'Laudato Si'' is spreadingBarely two months out from the release of Pope Francis’ environmental encyclica
Despite poll, Catholic climate leader optimistic 'Laudato Si'' is spreading
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 2 days ago
Barely two months out from the release of Pope Francis’ environmental encyclical, the first glimpses of its reach have begun to materialize. Last week, an Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs/Yale University poll -- conducted from July... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
First Two Projects of Africa Climate Change Fund Approved to Support Climate Finance Readiness in AfricaThe newly established Africa Climate Change Fund (ACCF) has approved its first
First Two Projects of Africa Climate Change Fund Approved to Support Climate Finance Readiness in Africa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
The newly established Africa Climate Change Fund (ACCF) has approved its first two projects in the past month. One will support Mali with preparatory funding to advance its low-carbon, climate resilient development agenda, and the second will... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Senior UN Climate Change Official Envisages 'Good Agreement' At Upcoming Pairs ConferenceThe climate change agreement world leaders are expected to sign in December "ha
Senior UN Climate Change Official Envisages 'Good Agreement' At Upcoming Pairs Conference
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
The climate change agreement world leaders are expected to sign in December "has to take us to a less than 2 degree global warming path because that is the ultimate test of the whole package that will come out of Paris," according to Janos Pasztor, a... Read more
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New Kerala
As momentum builds for December climate talks in Paris, Ban looks ahead to 'bold' outcome Commending France's "exemplary leadership" on efforts to tackle climate chang
As momentum builds for December climate talks in Paris, Ban looks ahead to 'bold' outcome
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
Commending France's "exemplary leadership" on efforts to tackle climate change, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Wednesday affirmed that the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
As Momentum Builds for December Climate Talks, Ban Looks Ahead to 'Bold' OutcomeCommending France's "exemplary leadership" on efforts to tackle climate change,
As Momentum Builds for December Climate Talks, Ban Looks Ahead to 'Bold' Outcome
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Commending France's "exemplary leadership" on efforts to tackle climate change, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today affirmed that the international community is now at a stage where the final elements of the new climate agreement are... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
In France, Ban and President Hollande Discuss Global Issues Including Upcoming Paris Climate TalksIn Paris today, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon met with the Presi
In France, Ban and President Hollande Discuss Global Issues Including Upcoming Paris Climate Talks
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
In Paris today, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon met with the President of France, François Hollande, with whom he discussed a range of issues, including the climate change conference, which is due to start in December (COP-21) in the... Read more
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New Kerala
In France, Ban and President Hollande discuss global issues including upcoming Paris climate talks In Paris today, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon met with the Pre
In France, Ban and President Hollande discuss global issues including upcoming Paris climate talks
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
In Paris today, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon met with the President of France, Francois Hollande, with whom he discussed a range of... Read more
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New Kerala
Senior UN climate change official envisages 'good agreement' at upcoming Pairs conference The climate change agreement world leaders are expected to sign in December "
Senior UN climate change official envisages 'good agreement' at upcoming Pairs conference
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
The climate change agreement world leaders are expected to sign in December "has to take us to a less than 2 degree global warming path because that is the... Read more
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Rappler
The last 10 days: Setting a clear direction for the Paris climate talksDean Tony La Viña and Purple Romero The climate change talks are poised to pic
The last 10 days: Setting a clear direction for the Paris climate talks
Rappler / Posted 6 days ago
Dean Tony La Viña and Purple Romero The climate change talks are poised to pick up momentum. A month before the UN climate change negotiations resume in August, an informal meeting of leaders from 46 nations resulted in a “breakthrough” with a... Read more
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PhysOrg
World should heed lessons from Hurricane Katrina, economist saysA decade after Hurricane Katrina hammered America's Gulf Coast, measures are be
World should heed lessons from Hurricane Katrina, economist says
PhysOrg / Posted 9 days ago
A decade after Hurricane Katrina hammered America's Gulf Coast, measures are being taken there to protect against similar devastation from natural disasters—as well as against long-term, gradual impacts resulting from climate change. But other... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Country to Invest Nearly U.S $4 Billion to Curb Greenhouse Gas EmissionsThe Republic of Djibouti on the Horn of Africa has become the latest country to
Country to Invest Nearly U.S $4 Billion to Curb Greenhouse Gas Emissions
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
The Republic of Djibouti on the Horn of Africa has become the latest country to submit its carbon reduction pledge to the UN in advance of December's Climate Summit in Paris. At the weekend, Djibouti formally committed itself to curb greenhouse gas... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Worldwide Climate Indaba TimelyZAMBIA has been awarded the opportunity to become the first African country to
Worldwide Climate Indaba Timely
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
ZAMBIA has been awarded the opportunity to become the first African country to host the board meeting of the Worldwide Green Climate Fund (GCF). In this regard, Zambia is expected to share its experience and raise awareness to the world about the... Read more
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The New Yorker
The Woman Who Could Stop Climate ChangeThe United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, or U.N.F.C.C.C., has
The Woman Who Could Stop Climate Change
The New Yorker / Posted 10 days ago
The United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, or U.N.F.C.C.C., has by now been ratified by a hundred and ninety-five countries, which, depending on how you count, represents either all the countries in the world or all the countries and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Zim's Chance to Access Climate Finance High'ZIMBABWE stands as much good a chance as anyone else accessing climate finance
'Zim's Chance to Access Climate Finance High'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
ZIMBABWE stands as much good a chance as anyone else accessing climate finance from multi-lateral global lenders, said Veronica Gundu, deputy director for climate change in the Environment, Water and Climate Ministry. As actions to combat dangerous... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Zambia to Host Climate Change IndabaZambia will in November this year host a high level board meeting of the Worldw
Zambia to Host Climate Change Indaba
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
Zambia will in November this year host a high level board meeting of the Worldwide Green Climate Fund (GCF), according to a report by ZANIS. The meeting which will take place in Livingstone and will attract over 300 delegates will make Zambia the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Why Lake Chad Matters - Tackling Climate Change, Development, and SecurityLake Chad is shrinking In recent years, we have witnessed the dramatic rise of
Why Lake Chad Matters - Tackling Climate Change, Development, and Security
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
Lake Chad is shrinking In recent years, we have witnessed the dramatic rise of Boko Haram in Nigeria and its expansion into neighboring Cameroon, Chad, and Niger. In addition to sharing borders, these four countries have another valuable asset in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mesti to Deepen Environmental Management PracticeThe Ministry of Environment, Science, Technology and Innovation (MESTI), as a s
Mesti to Deepen Environmental Management Practice
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
The Ministry of Environment, Science, Technology and Innovation (MESTI), as a sector responsible for co-ordinating environmental management, will continue to formulate and pursue policies to deepen environmental management practices and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Lack of Climate Deal Could Derail Fight Against Poverty - New ReportInitiatives geared at reducing global poverty could be undermined if an agreeme
Lack of Climate Deal Could Derail Fight Against Poverty - New Report
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
Initiatives geared at reducing global poverty could be undermined if an agreement is not reached at the forthcoming December climate meeting in Paris, France, a new report indicates. The study, which examined possible impact of climate change on... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Ponders Alternative EnergyZAMBIA is reviewing its energy sector to embrace alternative energy sources to
Govt Ponders Alternative Energy
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
ZAMBIA is reviewing its energy sector to embrace alternative energy sources to help mitigate and prevent the devastating impact of climate change, President Edgar Lungu has said. Mr Lungu has also expressed gratitude to France for its dedication to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Malawi Prepares for Global Climate Change ConventionLilongwe — Malawi is preparing to participate at the forth-coming twenty first
Malawi Prepares for Global Climate Change Convention
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
Lilongwe — Malawi is preparing to participate at the forth-coming twenty first session of the parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCC) that will take place in Paris, France this coming December. Principal... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Government Reaffirms Its Commitment to Green Growth and Climate ResilienceThe Government of Rwanda has strengthened its commitment to green economic tran
Government Reaffirms Its Commitment to Green Growth and Climate Resilience
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
The Government of Rwanda has strengthened its commitment to green economic transformation at a high-level policy workshop on the country's Green Growth and Climate Resilience Strategy. The workshop, organised by the Ministry of Natural Resources in... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
College students bring support for Clean Power Plan to CongressGetting the food service at St. Xavier University to change from plastic to bio
College students bring support for Clean Power Plan to Congress
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 24 days ago
Getting the food service at St. Xavier University to change from plastic to biodegradable cups doesn't seem like it's a big deal. But for Guadalupe Avila, a senior at the Sisters of Mercy-sponsored school in Chicago, it showed that she and her... Read more
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New Kerala
Ajay Mathur waiting to be relieved, to join TERI Bureau of Energy Efficiency director general Ajay Mathur on Wednesday said he
Ajay Mathur waiting to be relieved, to join TERI
New Kerala / Posted 24 days ago
Bureau of Energy Efficiency director general Ajay Mathur on Wednesday said he would join The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) as its new director general once the central government relieves... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Adaptative Strategies Marred By Lack of FundingEconomic and social sectors will require $9,9 billion in the next five to 10 ye
Adaptative Strategies Marred By Lack of Funding
AllAfrica.com / Posted 26 days ago
Economic and social sectors will require $9,9 billion in the next five to 10 years to cope with climate change according to a financial breakdown released by the Government. This figure has been thrown around at various climate change fora for a long... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Obama's Nairobi Visit Should Unlock American Funding for Climate ChangeAs President Obama pays a visit to demonstrate his commitment to his brothers a
Obama's Nairobi Visit Should Unlock American Funding for Climate Change
AllAfrica.com / Posted 29 days ago
As President Obama pays a visit to demonstrate his commitment to his brothers and sisters in Africa, he should bring with him a renewed commitment to help the continent adapt to climate change. More than five years ago, in the dark negotiating halls... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Small Island Developing States Need Partnerships to Overcome 'Unique Vulnerabilities,' Council ToldThe global challenges facing the small island developing States (SIDS) are the
Small Island Developing States Need Partnerships to Overcome 'Unique Vulnerabilities,' Council Told
AllAfrica.com / Posted 29 days ago
The global challenges facing the small island developing States (SIDS) are the international community's collective responsibility, today stated the top United Nations official at the Security Council. "Combatting climate change, promoting... Read more
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New Kerala
Small islands need partnerships to battle climate change: Ban The global challenges facing the small island developing States (SIDS) are th
Small islands need partnerships to battle climate change: Ban
New Kerala / Posted 29 days ago
The global challenges facing the small island developing States (SIDS) are the international community's collective responsibility, on Thursday stated the top United Nations official at... Read more
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New Kerala
Problems best solved outside UN Security Council: India Solutions to global problems are best found outside the Security Counc
Problems best solved outside UN Security Council
New Kerala / Posted 29 days ago
: India Solutions to global problems are best found outside the Security Council in forums like the General Assembly that are democratic, inclusive and transparent, India declared on... Read more

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