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UN climate campaign to make Angry Birds happy

The United Nations encourages young people to take action on climate change and make the Angry Birds happy on the International Day of Happiness The United...

State of Palestine joins UNFCCC

The United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) now has 197 members following the formal entry on Thursday (March 17) of the State...

Net-zero emissions may become law in the UK

Energy minister Andrea Leadson tells MPs the Government is seeking to commit to capture 'the momentum of Paris' A key Paris climate treaty commitment to...

IATA seeks support for aviation sector’s carbon emission offset plan

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has taken up a campaign aimed at garnering support for the industry’s grand plan to address climate change...

Norway’s $830 billion Sovereign Wealth Fund pulls out of coal

Norway's $830 billion Sovereign Wealth Fund pulled out of 27 firms with links to coal last year as part of a policy to combat...

GCF accredits HSBC, Crédit Agricole as project pipeline grows

Despite stiff opposition from a coalition of civil society operatives, the Green Climate Fund (GCF) has resolved to channel its money through HSBC Holdings...

Reviewing China’s climate action ahead 13th Five-Year Plan

China will this week release its 13th Five-Year Plan, a new economic, social and environmental blueprint for the country’s development through 2020. After years of...

World Bank plans $20 million carbon credit auction

The World Bank will hold a $20 million auction for carbon credits from projects designed to cut methane emissions, offering up to 10 times...

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UCLG Africa: Empowering women to transform the continent

With the victory of Mrs. Fatimetou Abdel Malick as the newly elected President of the United Cities and Local...
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Nigeria’s policy efforts structured to meet SDG 13 on climate action – AfDB

Nigeria’s policy efforts portend well for meeting the Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 13 on climate action by 2030. However, risks...

AfDB provides 42m people improved access to water, sanitation

The African Development Bank (AfDB) Group has provided about 42 million people with access to improved water and sanitation...

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UCLG Africa: Empowering women to transform the continent

With the victory of Mrs. Fatimetou Abdel Malick as...

Nigeria’s policy efforts structured to meet SDG 13 on climate action – AfDB

Nigeria’s policy efforts portend well for meeting the Sustainable...