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  • news 23 Sep 2014

    UN population growth data is bad news for climate

    Sophisticated new analysis indicates an 80 per cent probability that the planet’s population will continue to rise this century, with serious implications for food security, political stability − and climate change.

  • opinion 23 Sep 2014

    Burning down the house

    Donald Kaberuka, president of the African Development Bank, outlines four outcomes that must emerge from the UN Climate Summit to address the increasingly dire consequences of climate change.

  • opinion 22 Sep 2014

    Cleaner, greener, and richer

    Efforts to combat climate change - such as scaling up renewable energy, and rehabilitating forests - have created millions of jobs and economic opportunities worldwide, according to Christiana Figueres and Guy Rider.

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