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World’s religions unite for New York climate summit

29. July 2014 - 15:59
Source: RTCC - Leaders from Christian, Muslim, Buddhist and other communities to gather ahead of Ban Ki-moon climate summit

Climate change cooperation can start new phase in ties: Kerry

29. July 2014 - 15:59
Source: The Hindu - Asserting that the solution to climate change is energy policy, Secretary of State John Kerry has fully supported the “saffron revolution” call of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, stating that cooperation between India and the US in the field would kick off a new chapter in bilateral ties.

World's largest solar boat on Greek prehistoric mission

29. July 2014 - 15:59
Source: NZ Herald - The world's largest solar boat, the catamaran PlanetSolar, will embark on a Greek mission to find one of the oldest sites inhabited by man in Europe, an organiser has said.

Japan gives Caribbean US$15m for climate change projects

29. July 2014 - 15:59
Source: Jamaica Observer - Japan is providing US$15 million to help several Caribbean Community (Caricom) countries cope with the impact of climate change.

Shanghai carbon market cuts emissions 3.5%

29. July 2014 - 15:59
Source: Reuters - The nearly 200 firms in Shanghai's emissions trading scheme cut their CO2 output by 5.3 million tonnes in 2013 compared with 2011, government officials said Monday, according to state-owned media.

Solve climate change … make people smaller

29. July 2014 - 15:59
Source: Guardian - Bigger people consume more energy, say researchers, who are proposing that reducing the size of humans could mitigate climate change

Study: Climate change increases chance of slowdown in yields

29. July 2014 - 15:59
Source: Des Moines Register - The odds of a major production slowdown of corn and wheat are as much as 20 times greater with climate change, according to researchers at Stanford University and the National Center for Atmospheric Research.

Delegates review climate adaptation

29. July 2014 - 15:59
Source: Fiji Times - REPRESENTATIVES from the food and agriculture sectors from 14 Pacific island countries are meeting in Nadi to share notes and discuss lessons learnt from a five-year pilot project designed to find adaptations to climate change issues faced by their respective communities

Obama to attend UN climate summit in September

29. July 2014 - 15:59
Source: AP - President Barack Obama will attend a United Nations summit on climate change in September.

U.S. envoy to U.N. aviation body hopeful on airline climate plan

29. July 2014 - 15:59
Source: Reuters - The new U.S. representative to the United Nations body that oversees civil aviation said on Friday he is hopeful the organization's members will be able to agree on a global system to curb carbon emissions from airlines.

Kiva Funds Renewable Energy Projects, Solar Lights and Clean Cookstoves

25. July 2014 - 15:59
Source: Cleantechnica - Kiva is a world leader in microlending and has helped many people pull themselves out of poverty by lending them money to start small businesses. What may not be known as much is that Kiva also supports renewable energy projects.

Cameroon: Women Train On Climate Change Techniques

25. July 2014 - 15:59
Source: Cameroon Tribune - Rural women in Cameroon are facing the adverse effects of climatic changes which continuously affect household's food security, health, and the general well being of women and Families.

PERU: RD asiste taller sobre inversión pública

25. July 2014 - 15:59
Source: almomento.net - El Consejo Nacional para el Cambio Climático y el Mecanismo de Desarrollo Limpio (CNCCMDL) y el Ministerio de Economía, Planificación y Desarrollo (MEPyD) participaron en un taller internacional que se realizó en Lima, Perú, sobre cómo incorporar la adaptación al cambio climático en la inversión pública.

La reforma del transporte ayudará a mitigación de cambio climático

25. July 2014 - 15:59
Source: El Peruano - Empieza una nueva etapa. El ministro del Ambiente, Manuel Pulgar-Vidal, expresó el respaldo de su portafolio a la reforma del transporte que emprende la Municipalidad Metropolitana de Lima, al considerarla “urgente” en las tareas para mitigar los efectos del cambio climático.

Global warming: Who will do the dishes? (opinion)

25. July 2014 - 15:59
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Concerns over carbon emissions from burning wood

25. July 2014 - 15:59
Source: BBC - Burning wood to fuel power stations can create as many harmful carbon emissions as burning coal, according to a government report.

Who’s who: The men and women tasked with stopping climate change

25. July 2014 - 15:59
Source: RTCC - Two weeks ago environment ministers and envoys met in Paris to discuss how to move talks on a climate change deal forward

Africa builds 'Great Green Wall' of trees to improve farmlands

25. July 2014 - 15:59
Source: National Geographic - Twenty African nations have banded together to build a monumental Great Green Wall of Africa - a forest of drought-resistant trees stretching across the edge of the Sahara Desert.

Gender equality for the environment: An unfinished agenda

25. July 2014 - 15:59
Source: SciDev.net - Activities traditionally carried out by women are closely linked to the environment. They are often tied to ecosystem goods and services, such as clean water, and influence and maintain ecosystem resilience.

Who Is Most To Blame For Climate Change? (blog)

25. July 2014 - 15:59
Source: NPR -

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