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    Greta donates $100,000 to support children

    Agence France-Presse . United Nations | Updated at 12:07pm on April 30, 2020

    Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg has donated a $100,000 prize she won from a Danish foundation to the United Nations Children’s Fund for use against...

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    Sanctions on Iran and coronavirus pandemic

    Medea Benjamin and Ariel Gold | Updated at 12:00am on March 15, 2020

    The COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic is far from the first proof of how intertwined we are as a global community. The climate crisis and the refugee...

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    Government constructs 139 buildings for climate refugees

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 01:10am on March 14, 2020

    The government is constructing 139 five-storied buildings under the Ashrayan Prakalpa, one of the prime minister’s 10 priority initiatives, for 4,409 climate refugee families in...

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    Greta urges activists to avoid mass climate protests

    Agence-France-Presse . Stockholm | Updated at 11:13pm on March 12, 2020

    Greta Thunberg has urged climate campaigners to avoid mass protests as the new coronavirus spreads, but said her ‘Fridays for Future’ movement would organise online...

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    Why our food systems must be transformed

    Seble Samuel | Updated at 12:00am on March 03, 2020

    OUR food systems face a perilous moment: they are surpassing the fundamental ecological limits of the earth while leaving billions of people overweight, undernourished or...

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    Climate campaigners win appeal to block new Heathrow runway

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 11:44pm on February 27, 2020

    Britain’s Court of Appeal on Thursday ruled in favour of green campaigners who oppose the building of a third runway at London’s Heathrow airport, Europe’s...

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    As nations bicker, a greener future evolves in finance

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 12:40am on February 10, 2020

    Away from the toxic atmosphere at climate summit talks, in boardrooms, banks and trading houses, a transformation in green finance is under way. Its backers...

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    Top EU diplomat apologises for ‘Greta syndrome’ comments

    Agence-France-Presse . Brussels | Updated at 10:33pm on February 09, 2020

    EU foreign policy chief Josep Borrell on Saturday apologised for comments questioning the sincerity of young climate protesters and joking that they have ‘Greta syndrome’....

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    Greta puts Africa’s climate activists in media spotlight

    Agence France-Presse . Stockholm | Updated at 11:06pm on February 01, 2020

    After a racism debate in Davos on the invisibility of African climate activists, Greta Thunberg held a press conference Friday with fellow eco warriors from...

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    BRAC, Germany set up climate fund

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:18am on January 16, 2020

    BRAC and the German government on Wednesday jointly launched a trust fund called Climate Bridge Fund to operate in Bangladesh with an initial amount of...