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Columban missionaries call for a strong climate agreement in Paris

With just over two weeks to go to the UN Climate Conference in Paris, the Columban General Council joins Pope Francis in his encyclical Laudato Si’

The United Nations at 70 - celebrations across the UK

UNA-UK, along with its local UNA branches and supporters across the country, celebrated the UN's 70th birthday in style. 
Scots groups join forces to march for climate, justice and jobs

Scots groups join forces to march for climate, justice and jobs

Representatives of Scotland’s Nepalese community, business sector and students came together today to highlight the different reasons they will b


Starting on Friday 13th November in London a group of pilgrims will walk to Paris and are due to arrive on Friday 27th November, just before the Un

Holding back the tide

UNISON members working for the Environment Agency at the Thames Barrier represent “the epitome of the public service ethic at its very best”, decla

Trade Union Bill clears Commons

The government’s controversial Trade Union Bill passed its final reading in the House of Commons yesterday.

A Sustainable Future? A serious look at the new Sustainable Development Goals

The Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) were agreed by the United Nations in 2000 and were due to run for fifteen years.

Conservatives line up to slam Government's solar cuts

And with a decision due in early December it's essential as many people as possible put pressure on their MP to save solar. 

Cycling (and driving) in the rain

Our November traffic count encountered the dreichest day of any count, and bike use fell 11% from last year’s dry and mild November count.  But cyc

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Cuts to local government grant and extra spending commitments for local authorities add up to a...

Friends of the Earth England Wales & Northern Ireland:

With the Paris climate summit approaching, the Chancellor’s green-bashing is a reminder that the...


The UK Government says it will "double the number of military personnel that we contribute to UN...

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