Framework Convention on Climate Change

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Name: Framework Convention on Climate Change
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Manhattan Climate March Draws Catholic Groups

Myriad Catholic groups joined a singing, chanting, sea of people who streamed along Manhattan’s West Side Sept. 21 to urge global action on climate change. Organizers of the People’s Climate March estimated nearly 400,000 men, women and children rallied ... [Published Catholic New York Online - 1 hour ago]
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 1 reports

India, US ramp up efforts for tackling climate change

Ramping up efforts to combat climate change, India and US have concluded an MoU providing for up to USD one billion in helping India's transition to a low-carbon and climate-resilient energy economy.Both Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Barack ... [Published Siasat Daily - 12 hours ago]
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 13 hours ago - 1 reports

The Case for New Climate Change Metrics

Often overlooked in the dialogue about how to combat climate change, yet vital to this discussion, are the metrics used for climate accounting. Relevant for the discussions at the upcoming Conference in Paris of the Parties to the UN Framework Convention ... [Published Breaking Energy online - 13 hours ago]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated 17 hours ago - 1 reports

US, India partner on climate resilience

President Obama and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi agreed to new partnerships to help improve climate change adaptation and planning on Tuesday.The new program, detailed in a joint statement by the U.S. and India, will help build up the two nations' ... [Published The Hill - Sep 30 2014]
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 21 hours ago - 1 reports

Challenges and opportunities for carbon emissions reductions in Peru

In December the eyes of the world will be on Lima, as Peru prepares to host world leaders at the 20 th annual Conference of the Parties to the UN’s Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP 20). The country faces unique challenges in tackling carbon ... [Published Carbon Trust - 21 hours ago]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 1 reports

Global wildlife populations halve in 40 years

30 September 2014Global wildlife populations have halved in just 40 years, according to the tenth edition of WWF's Living Planet Report 2014. Released today, the biennial report also highlights the urgent need for solutions to be found to humanity’s increasing ... [Published WWF UK - Sep 30 2014]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 1 reports

'Greed and sin' blamed for dramatic fall in wild animal numbers

Scientists at WWF and the Zoological Society of London claim that creatures across land, river and sea are being decimated as humans kill them for food in "unsustainable" numbers.Responding to the report's findings, executive director at A Rocha, Chris ... [Published Christianity Magazine - Sep 30 2014]
First reported Sep 28 2014 - Updated Sep 28 2014 - 2 reports

Cleaner, greener, and richer

World View By Christiana Figueres , Guy Ryder | Philippine Daily InquirerGENEVA—In the past, action to combat climate change was viewed largely as running counter to economic growth, with “going green” implying a sacrifice of prosperity for the sake ... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Sep 28 2014]
First reported Sep 28 2014 - Updated Sep 28 2014 - 1 reports

U.N. chief welcomes announcements made in Climate Summit

Photo credit: UN Photo/Mark GartenUnited Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon welcomed bold new actions to address climate change that were announced at the Climate Summit in New York.During the Climate Summit, various bodies and entities announced a ... [Published EcoSeed - Sep 28 2014]
First reported Sep 27 2014 - Updated Sep 27 2014 - 1 reports

Chile becomes first to tax carbon in South America

Chilean President Michelle Bachelet enacted new environmental tax legislation on Friday making his nation the first in South America to tax carbon dioxide emissions.Part of a broad tax reform, Chile’s carbon tax will target the power sector, particularly ... [Published Taipei Times Online - Sep 27 2014]
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First reported Sep 27 2014 - Updated Sep 27 2014 - 1 reports

Warm streets, cold summits

The United Nations Climate Summit 2014, held on September 23, can be considered as a study in two contrasts. On the one hand was the Peoples Climate March – an enormous gathering of concerned citizens in New York, USA, which may have seen a combined total ... [Published Frontier Post - Sep 27 2014]
First reported Sep 24 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 3 reports

Cardinal tells UN of shared responsibility in protecting planet

The Vatican Secretary of State has told the United Nations that a sense of "shared responsibility to protect our planet and the human family" must influence how nations react to the reality of climate change, reports the Catholic News Service.In a statement ... [Published CathNews - Sep 25 2014]

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"To facilitate deeper defense cooperation, they welcomed the decision to renew for ten more years the 2005 Framework for the U S -India Defense Relationshipand directed their defense teams to develop plans for more ambitious programs and activities. The two leaders also agreed to reinvigorate the Political-Military Dialogue and expand its role to serve as a wider dialogue on export licensing, defense cooperation and strategic cooperation" said the joint statement
"They recognised the need to use the institutions and expertise of the Montreal Protocol to reduce consumption and production of HFCs, while continuing to report and account for the quantities reduced under the UNFCCC" the statement said
"Both leaders are committed to working towards a successful outcome in Paris in 2015 of the conference of the UN Framework ConventionFramework Convention on Climate Change, including the creation of a new global agreement on climate change" the two nations said in the joint statement
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Manhattan Climate March Draws Catholic Groups [Published Catholic New York Online - 1 hour ago]
From Energy-Saving Architecture to Energy Self-... [Published Ecology Global Network - 2 hours ago]
Modi, Obama take defence ties to advanced stage [Published Business Standard India - 2 hours ago]
Climate justice: lawyers make a stand - Rebecca... [Published International Bar Association - 3 hours ago]
India, US ramp up efforts for tackling climate ... [Published Siasat Daily - 12 hours ago]
The Case for New Climate Change Metrics [Published Breaking Energy online - 13 hours ago]
U.S.-India Energy and Climate Change Cooperation [Published BusinessWeek - 13 hours ago]
Modi-Obama Summit Forges a Greener US-India Par... [Published NRDC Worldview - 16 hours ago]
Modi-Obama Summit Forges a Greener US-India Par... [Published Switchboard, from NRDC - 17 hours ago]
Joint Statement during the visit of Prime Minis... [Published IntelliBriefs - 18 hours ago]
Challenges and opportunities for carbon emissio... [Published Carbon Trust - 21 hours ago]
India, US commit to implement civil … [Published Yahoo! India - 22 hours ago]
Lots of Energy in the US-India Partnership [Published NRDC Worldview - 23 hours ago]
US, India partner on climate resilience [Published The Hill - Sep 30 2014]
Roo science fiction [Published Canberra Times - Sep 30 2014]
Lots of Energy in the US-India Partnership [Published Switchboard, from NRDC - Sep 30 2014]
Modi and Obama set out to create a model for th... [Published rediff.com - Sep 30 2014]
Is there any hope for international climate talks? [Published Grist Magazine - Sep 30 2014]
Is there any hope for international climate talks? [Published Grist - the Latest from Grist - Sep 30 2014]
'Greed and sin' blamed for dramatic fall in wil... [Published Christianity Magazine - Sep 30 2014]
Nagoya Protocol in the spotlight with CBD meet ... [Published ICTSD - Sep 30 2014]
Campaigners call for climate refugee protection... [Published Blue & Green Tomorrow - Sep 30 2014]
Recommended Reading for the UN International Ye... [Published Resilience - Sep 30 2014]
Peru's climate crisis ahead of UN gathering [Published Green Left Weekly - Sep 30 2014]
Global wildlife populations halve in 40 years [Published WWF UK - Sep 30 2014]
Urgent action needed to protect wildlife as glo... [Published Noodls - Sep 30 2014]
Biodiversity conference to be held in Pyeongchang [Published Office of the President, Republic of Korea - Sep 29 2014]
Spectre of climate change looms large, say smal... [Published Caribbean News Now! - Sep 29 2014]
Historic summit opens new chapter in global eff... [Published The Guardian Nigeria - Sep 29 2014]
Cleaner, greener, and richer [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Sep 28 2014]
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From Energy-Saving Architecture to Energy Self-... [Published Ecology Global Network - 2 hours ago]
Courtesy of Japan for Sustainability To address the challenge of reducing energy consumption and carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions of architectural structures, various efforts are being made both in Japan and elsewhere. We will introduce efforts being ...
Modi-Obama Summit Forges a Greener US-India Par... [Published Switchboard, from NRDC - 17 hours ago]
Anjali Jaiswal, Senior Attorney, San Francisco “We have agreed to consult and cooperate closely on climate change issues, an area of strong priority for both of us.” ~ Prime Minister Narendra Modi I’m in Washington D.C. this week, where encouraging ...
Joint Statement during the visit of Prime Minis... [Published IntelliBriefs - 18 hours ago]
September 30, 2014The Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi and the President of the United States of America Barack Obama met this morning. Marking their first bilateral summit, the President recognized the Prime Minister's historic election victory ...
Lots of Energy in the US-India Partnership [Published Switchboard, from NRDC - Sep 30 2014]
Avinash Kar, Senior Attorney, San Francisco Earlier today, my colleagues and I were at the 5th Annual US-India Energy Partnership Summit in Washington DC, even as President Obama and Prime Minister Modi were meeting at the Oval Office, with climate ...
Is there any hope for international climate talks? [Published Grist - the Latest from Grist - Sep 30 2014]
I don’t write very often about international climate talks because it’s super-depressing and nothing ever changes. Which I guess characterizes most things I write about, but something about climate talks in particular really drains the spirit. Nonetheless! ...
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