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21/12/15
Author: 
Mychaylo Prystupa
 

Globally influential climate activist Yeb Saño has just returned home to the Philippines disappointed, having recently trekked 1,500km from Rome to Paris only to see the COP21 climate change summit reach a spectacularly bad result last weekend, he says.

Saño and those in his multi-faith and environmental entourage —called the “People’s Pilgrimage" — had marched for two months across Europe, praying for a miracle.

23/11/15
Author: 
Lawrence Torcello

Much of the general public is well aware of scientists' recommendations on climate change. In particular, climate scientists and other academics say society needs to keep global temperatures to no more than two degrees Celsius below preindustrial levels to avoid the most dangerous effects of climate change.

01/11/15
Author: 
Lucy Cormack

The "increasingly unmanageable" threat of climate change  on children's health has prompted an open letter from doctors around Australia to the government, calling for Federal Health Minister Sussan Ley to attend the United Nations Paris climate summit this December.

30/10/15
Author: 
Fram Dinshaw |

Climate prophecy

By Fram Dinshaw | October 30th 2015
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26/10/15
Author: 
Shikha Dalmia

You wouldn't know it from the happy spin emanating from the Oval Office, but a Third World revolt in Bonn, Germany, this week almost derailed the Paris climate change negotiations in November.

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