Canadian minister Catherine McKenna to quit politics and focus on climate change

Catherine McKenna introduced climate legislation as Canada's environment minister and will step down at the next election before October 2023 The post Canadian minister Catherine...

Climate Weekly: Macron banks on green capitalism

If you care about climate change, you have to give Emmanuel Macron credit for putting it on the agenda of world leaders as an...

Struggling climate funds must be renewed, says Uruguay minister

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The Carbon Brief Quiz 2020

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African campaigners call for US to be kicked out of climate talks

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Brazil’s Temer vetoes rollback of Amazon forest protections

Brazil’s president Michel Temer has vetoed a bill that would have lowered protections on 1.4 million acres of land – much of it in the Amazon rainforest. The...

Climate change link to natural disasters affecting over 60 million, WMO

March 29th, 2019 Numerous natural disasters affecting 62 million people worldwide were triggered by climate change in 2018, the World Meteorological Organisation (WMO) has revealed. The international body’s...

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