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Understanding the Responsibility to Protect: an introduction

Presentation given by UNA-UK Peace and Security Programmes Officer Alexandra Buskie at a workshop on R2P in the Middle East and North Africa during

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EU decides to ratify Kyoto Protocol extension

NEWS: Move by Brussels offers some integrity to beleaguered treaty, one year before UN hopes to agree global climate deal

Draft UN climate deal signed after deadlock in Lima

UN member states have reached a draft climate agreement after two weeks of talks at the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) conferen

Lima climate talks: Governments failed to deliver, but the people have left Lima stronger

As the Philippines endures more extreme weather and communities around the world pay for the carbon excess of others, the Lima outcome does nothing

Beijing reveals bottom-up approach to national carbon market

NEWS: Chinese central government will set regional caps on emissions and leave distribution of permits to provincial authorities

People power central to solving Latin America’s air pollution crisis

COMMENT: Citizen-led initiatives in the developing world have the potential to transform cities for the good

2014 likely to be Europe’s warmest since 1500s

NEWS: Calls for climate compensation from top polluters likely to grow as odds on warming years plummet

Beaver resurgence ups climate warming methane emissions

NEWS: Since the decline of fur trapping, beaver populations have exploded, increasing methane generation from dammed ponds


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Responding to Climate Change:

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“Most of us are women, and lots of us are single parents, so it was a massive decision to go on...

Columban JPIC:

Pope Francis has decided to set up a “World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation” which will...

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