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Source: AP - Critics of Arctic offshore petroleum drilling have used climbing gear, kayaks and polar bear costumes to protest industrial activity in the Arctic. They're now trying humor.
Source: Thomson Reuters Foundation - In Senegal's central Kaffrine region, stretches of the national highway cut through vast salt ponds. Yet the salt industry - which could help local people earn more and cope with worsening climate pressures - is little developed, experts say.
Source: Thomson Reuters Foundation - New figures due out in early October are expected to show how much funding to help developing states address climate change needs to be drummed up to meet a 2020 pledge of $100 billion a year, dispersing the fog surrounding the numbers.
Source: Reuters - Looming parliamentary elections in coal-dependent Poland will bedevil European Union efforts on Friday to agree a strong position for a global deal to tackle climate change.
Source: Le Monde - Disposés le long dune place nautique, trois nouveaux bâtiments salignent au centre du confluent, un morceau de ville futuriste dans le prolongement de lhypercentre de Lyon, entre Rhône et Saône, construit sur danciennes friches industrielles
Source: ABC España - El Panel de Expertos del Cambio Climático (IPCC) dejó claro en su quinto y último informe de Evaluación que solo una reducción drástica de las emisiones nos permitirá contener el aumento de temperatura en 2 grados centígrados sobre el nivel preindustrial para final de siglo, que es el nivel considerado «seguro» por los científicos. Y que para ello hay que reducir un 40-70% el CO2 en 2050.
Source: El Diario - Los ministros de Medio Ambiente de la Unión Europea (UE) afinarán mañana su posición de cara a la cumbre climática que se celebra a principios de diciembre en París, el COP21, una cita en la que los Veintiocho aspira a lograr un ambicioso pacto mundial y obligatorio de reducción de emisiones
Source: Financial Times - Laurence Tubiana, Frances climate change envoy, discusses with Pilita Clark, FT environment correspondent, the prospects for a positive outcome to the Paris talks in December to limit global warming. She says companies must show the way on climate change
Source: Guardian - In December, the UNs conference on climate change gathers in Paris but the issue of fresh water is absent from the agenda. How can policymakers be brought onside?
Source: Irish Times - African communities food production assessed in context of beliefs and climate change
Source: New Kerala - Let us ensure that we protect our climate the way we have preserved the ozone layer, Ban said in his message for the International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer, observed annually on 16 September.
Source: AfricanBrains - The authors of the top five prize-winning stories will be invited to attend and cover the COP21 UN climate summit in Paris
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Source: RTCC - Holidaymakers could desert north-African state as temperatures jump and rising sea-levels eat away seafront hotels
Source: Deutsche Welle - A new study shows that if we were to burn all the Earth's fossil fuels, the Antarctic ice sheet would melt. That would trigger massive sea level rise - with dramatic consequences for humanity.
Source: jamaica Gleaner - An expected 1,000 dynamic youth from high schools, tertiary institutions, and community groups across the island are expected to converge at the Jamaica Conference Centre in downtown Kingston on Septem-ber 25 for the second Youth Climate Change Conference (YCCC).
Source: BusinessGreen - How will the outcome of Paris affect two of the world economy's most important sectors, shipping and aviation?
Source: Reuters - Politicians must act to cap global warming when they meet at a United Nations summit at the end of the year as the financial and humanitarian consequences of natural catastrophes become ever clearer, reinsurers meeting at an industry conference said.