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Responsible Business: Sustainable efforts show signs of paying off

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 2:14am
Source: Financial Times - There was a time when business investments in education, community initiatives, disaster relief or environmental conservation were treated as corporate philanthropy.
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UN Proposes Building Blocks of New Global Climate Deal

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 2:14am
Source: Bloomberg - The United Nations left open the option for rich and poor nations to remain divided in their obligations on climate change, setting up a conflict over exactly who should cut greenhouse gases.
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UN officials say there is ‘greater clarity’ over 2015 climate deal

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 2:14am
Source: RTCC - Countries are converging on what pledges towards a global agreement should look like, say co-chairs of talks
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UN issued with roadmap on how to avoid climate catastrophe

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 2:14am
Source: Guardian - The United Nations was presented with a roadmap to avoid a climate catastrophe on Tuesday, prescribing specific actions for the world’s biggest economies to keep warming below 2C.
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New UN force on climate impacts on health

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 2:14am
Source: AFP - Two UN agencies on Tuesday announced they were setting up a joint office to help fight the threat to health from climate change and extreme weather.
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U.S., China ink coal, clean energy deals in climate cooperation

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 2:14am
Source: Reuters - The United States and China on Tuesday signed eight partnership pacts to cut greenhouse gases, bringing the world's two biggest carbon emitters closer together on climate policy.
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Pope Francis a Powerful Voice For Climate Change Action

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 2:14am
Source: DeSmogBlog - Pope Francis, the leader of the Catholic Church, has taken a very strong stance recently on the need to address climate change, to protect the environment and respect “God's creation.”
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Kenya Reviewing Legislation Act To Increase Forest Cover

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 2:14am
Source: Bernama - The Kenyan government is in the process of reviewing the Forest Act to enable it to conform to the Constitutional requirement of realising 10 per cent forest cover in the country, says Conservation Cabinet Secretary (Minister) Gideon Gathaara.
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