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Only one-fifth of climate finance going to adaptation, finds OECD

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Brexit must not distract from UK’s biggest job in 2020: the Glasgow climate summit

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Five years after New York declaration, forest promises go unmet

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UN ‘very confident’ China plans to raise climate ambition

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Catholic youth drive climate action across Africa

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Turkey withdraws bid to host 2020 UN climate talks, paving way for Glasgow

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European Green Deal portfolio handed to EU vice president, in major elevation

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