G20 backs carbon pricing, ‘raising stakes’ among emerging economies

The EU's threatened carbon tariff on imports has spurred trading partners like Indonesia and Turkey to consider making polluters pay at home The post G20...

China, India policies improve global warming outlook: analysis

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Ethiopia bids to plant four billion trees in green push

The African country claims to have broken a world record by planting 350 million trees in a day, as part of a collective effort...

Four overlooked issues at the Bonn climate talks

Developing world negotiators said they were anxious that their core issues could fall off the table as the clock counted down on the Bonn...

US, China clear low bar on UNGA climate action – Climate Weekly

Sign up to get our weekly newsletter straight to your inbox, plus breaking news, investigations and extra bulletins from key events The post US, China clear...

Climate talks fight leads to concessions to developing countries

A wrangle over the climate commitments made by rich countries before 2020 has resulted in several concessions to developing countries. Climate talks in Bonn have been...

Brexit turmoil means UK government must lead on climate

Britain’s decision to trigger the negotiation of its departure from the EU presents significant challenges to the UK’s climate agenda and the investors who...

Coronavirus: UN delays talks on global ocean biodiversity treaty

Observers say additional time could help countries agree on rules to create marine protected areas in parts of the ocean that lie beyond national...

Call for polluters to pay ‘climate damages tax’

Global civil society organizations are calling for a tax on fossil fuel supplies to fund support to people hit by climate change impacts. Polluters should pay for...

Merkel’s legacy: a robust diplomat who surrendered to coal and cars back home

As Angela Merkel's 16 years leading Germany come to an end, experts praise her international climate record but say she was too timid domestically The...

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