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Source: Reuters - Climate change is not a driving force behind migration today but it could be in the future, residents in four European countries believe.
Source: Thomson Reuters Foundation - Understanding better how women are affected by disasters, economic shocks and other crises is key to helping their communities ride out pressures including climate change, a top resilience expert says.
Source: Fiji Times - CAREFUL management of essential global resources like the oceans is a key feature of a sustainable future in the Pacific region.
Source: Manila Times - THE World Bank and Asian Development Bank (ADB) on Wednesday highlighted what the Philippines has done so far to enhance its economic and financial response to climate change at the kickoff of the three-day Vulnerable 20 Asia-Pacific Regional Consultation held at the ADB headquarters.
Source: Arab News - The German Embassy will host a presentation on climate friendly industry on March 12 at the residen2ce of German ambassador in the Diplomatic Quarters of the Saudi capital.
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Source: The Islander - Kangaroo Island is set to hold the 15th Islands of the World Conference in July the first to be held on South Australian soil.
Source: Fiji Sun Online - Fiji and Norway have explored mutual co-operation in the renewable energy sector at a meeting in Suva
Source: Guardian - The citizens of four major European countries think the impacts of climate change such as severe floods and storms are already affecting them, according to a major new polling study.
Source: Guardian - The amount of solar power added worldwide soared by some 50% last year because of a sun rush in the US and China, new figures show.
Source: Guardian - Australias financial institutions could be required to test climate-risk scenarios as international regulators continue to warn of the economic dangers posed by climate change.
Source: NY Times - Days after the Senate confirmed him as administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, Scott Pruitt appeared at the Conservative Political Action Conference and was asked about addressing a group that probably wanted to eliminate his agency.
Source: Thomson Reuters Foundation - Reindeer herding is central to the Sámi peoples survival and culture - but climate change and logging threaten an ancient way of life
Source: Channel News Asia - Large industrial emitters in Singapore will need to improve how they measure and report greenhouse gas emissions, in order for them to better understand and manage emissions.
Source: Xinhua - l'ouverture mardi de la cinquième Plateforme régionale sur la réduction des risques de catastrophes des Amériques à Montréal, au Canada, le chef du Bureau des Nations unies pour la réduction des risques de catastrophes (UNISDR), Robert Glasser, a souligné la nécessité de rapidement mettre en uvre des stratégies nationales et régionales sur le continent américain.
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Source: Energy Collective - The effective limit on the size of the MSR proposed by Council is an extremely welcome strengthening of the EUETS. However it will still take a long time for the EUETS to become fully effective.
Source: The Guardian - State of the Environment report says heritage and economic activity are being affected and the disadvantaged will be worst hit