Source: Reuters - The focus of EU talks on carbon market reform has moved on to spare allowances from a debate over when reforms should begin, Poland's climate envoy said on Tuesday, adding a deal by the end of June was possible.
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Source: AP - U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon will open a key Vatican meeting this month on Pope Francis' highly anticipated teaching document on climate change.
Source: Reuters - The leaders of nine Canadian provinces and territories on Tuesday called on Prime Minister Stephen Harper to take stronger measures to reduce the country's greenhouse gas emissions by 2050.
Source: Reuters - There will be enough water to produce food for 10 billion people in 2050, but over-consumption and the impact of climate change threaten food security and water supplies in many regions, the U.N. Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) said on Tuesday.
Source: Reuters - India's push to accommodate a booming urban population and attract investment rests in large part with dozens of "smart" cities like the one being built on the dusty banks of the Sabarmati river in western India.
Source: Deutsche Welle - Climate change, deforestation and land grabbing don't only threaten Nepal's rich biodiversity, but the economic wellbeing of millions of its citizens. Could community-managed forests hold the key?
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On Tuesday, 14 April 2015, IISD Reporting Services, through its Earth Negotiations Bulletin (ENB), covered the Second Drafting Session on the Outcome Document of the Third International Conference on Financing for Development (FfD), which runs from 13 to 17 April 2015, from the UN Headquarters in New York. Available in ENB Mobile at: http://enb.iisd.mobi/ffd-icffd3-fds2/
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Source: Montreal Gazette - As Quebec and Ontario announced that they would link their carbon markets, they urged Ottawa to work more closely with the provinces to curb climate change
Source: AP - Usher, Mary J. Blige, No Doubt, Common and Train are scheduled to headline an Earth Day rally and concert on the National Mall, hosted by will.i.am and Soledad O'Brien.
Source: Reuters - Ontario will join a cap-and-trade market set up by Quebec and California to reduce carbon emissions and slow the pace of climate change, provincial Premier Kathleen Wynne said on Monday.
Source: Reuters - China is poised to overtake the United States as the main cause of man-made global warming since 1990, the benchmark year for U.N.-led action, in a historic shift that may raise pressure on Beijing to act.
Source: Reuters - Japan's greenhouse-gas emissions rose to the second-highest on record in the year ended March 2014, revised government figures showed on Tuesday, reflecting a rise in coal-fired power after the indefinite closure of nuclear power plants.