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Source: Economic Times - No real investments in energy are possible in India with its high interest rate, says France's special representative for climate change Laurence Tubiana prior to this week's Bonn meet
Source: AP - Scientists are "overwhelmingly unified" in concluding that humans are contributing to global climate change, Secretary of State John Kerry said Sunday night, and the public is slowly getting the full picture.
Source: Ghanaweb - Most nations, including all major countries, are in the process of preparing their contribution to present at the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) to be held in Paris at Le Bourget site in France from 30th November to 11th December.
Source: LA Times - In this town of 403 residents 83 miles above the Arctic Circle, beaches are disappearing, ice is melting, temperatures are rising, and the barrier reef Kivalina calls home gets smaller and smaller with every storm.
Source: Economic Times - France's Special Representative for the 2015 Paris Climate Conference Laurence Tubiana says that the essence of the Paris agreement will be a co-operative approach"what every country can do, and how we can do better together".
Source: Straits Times - Diplomats are gathering in Bonn from today to thrash out the draft of a climate-rescue pact to be adopted at a year-end United Nations conference in Paris.
Source: RTCC - As politicians converge on substantive issues, interim talks next week must address the legal structure of a global deal
Source: AFP - Diplomats will gather in Bonn from Monday to thrash out the draft of a climate pact to be adopted at a U.N. conference in Paris in December.
Source: Radio-Canada - Un événement politique, économique, diplomatique et scientifique majeur va se dérouler dans la capitale française du 30 novembre au 11 décembre prochain : la 21e Conference of parties, la COP-21.
Source: Xinhua - The Zambian government has called on African countries to adopt climate resilient agricultural policies if the continent is to adapt to the effects of climate change.
Source: Forbes - The city of Paris is trying an interesting experiment next month. Une Journée Sans Voiture translates to A Day Without a Car, and on September 27th Paris will prohibit all motorized vehicles from taking to the streets.
Source: Bloomberg - Canada is maybe one of the last places that come to mind when you think about heat waves and drought. Think again.
Source: Reuters - Kenya and Turkey have exceeded forecasts for harnessing geothermal energy, but other developing countries, including Indonesia and the Philippines, are lagging behind on leveraging the renewable power source, a new analysis shows.
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Source: Ghanaweb - The Adaptation Fund Board (AFB) has approved $ 8 million for Ghana to support the government to protect the climate and reduce the effect of climate change on the ecosystem and people.
Source: IPS - Central Americas toolbox to pull 23 million people almost half of the population out of poverty must include three indispensable tools: universal access to water, a sustainable power supply, and adaptation to climate change.
Source: The New India Express - Ahead of the crucial UN climate talks in Paris later this year, India would hold a meeting, of Like-Minded Developing Countries (LMDCs) in September, on climate change to build a consensus on issues related to adaptation, mitigation and financing.
Source: TIME - Hurricane Katrina surprised disaster preparedness authorities when it made landfall 10 years ago, leveling entire communities and killing more than 1,800 people.
Source: EFE - La subida del nivel del mar pone en riesgo numerosas ciudades y pueblos costeros, y amenaza con borrar del mapa multitud de islas. En algunos casos, especialmente en el Pacífico, desaparecerían países enteros.