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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...

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    Climate at mercy of politics in 2020, experts warn

    Agence-France-France . Paris | Updated at 11:14pm on January 11, 2020

    2020 is the most crucial year yet for humanity’s plan to dodge the bullet of catastrophic global warming, experts said Saturday, warning that the narrow...

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    Russia unveils climate ‘adaptation’ plan

    Agence France-Presse . Moscow | Updated at 11:35pm on January 05, 2020

    The Russian government has published a plan to adapt the  economy and population to climate change, aiming to mitigate damage but also ‘use the advantages’...

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    German fireworks sales fizzle on climate anxiety

    Agence France-Presse . Frankfurt am Main | Updated at 11:54pm on December 28, 2019

    Pyrotechnic-mad Germany loves to see in the New Year with a bang but concerns about climate change have prompted several major retailers to take fireworks...

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    Five reasons behind COP25 climate talks failure

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 06:51pm on December 25, 2019

    The climate summit in Madrid earlier this month did not collapse — but by almost any measure it certainly failed. Five years after the fragile...

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    UN climate summit wraps up with little to show

    Agence France-Presse . Madrid | Updated at 12:48am on December 16, 2019

    A marathon UN summit wrapped up Sunday with little to show, squeezing hard-earned compromises from countries over a global warming battle plan that fell well...

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