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    PM opens climate refugee rehab scheme in Cox’s Bazar

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 01:02pm on July 23, 2020

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday reiterated her steadfast commitment to ensure housing for all, including the flood and river erosion-hit people, as she inaugurated...

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    Green business idea competition to be held in Bangladesh

    New Age . Online Desk | Updated at 02:24pm on June 18, 2020

    ClimateLaunchpad, powered by Climate-KIC and supported by the European Institute of Innovation and Technology, an initiative of the European Union, would organise a green business...

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    Bangladesh joins UN group of friends

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:09pm on June 13, 2020

    Bangladesh joined as a member of the steering committee of the UN group of friends on climate adaptation and resilience. Yasmine Fouad, minister of environment...

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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...