Netherlands invests €1m in global climate adaptation center.

A new climate adaptation center will open in the Netherlands by the end of 2017, charged with helping countries cope with an expected uptick in extreme weather events.

A new climate adaptation centre will open in the Netherlands by the end of 2017, charged with helping countries cope with an expected uptick in extreme weather events.

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Fiji says 2017 climate summit to focus on vulnerable nations.

Fiji will use this year’s UN climate summit to highlight the risks faced by low-lying countries in a warming world, its prime minister has said.

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WEF: Environment dominates threats to global economy.

The world’s fast degrading environment now represents a major threat to the global economy, the World Economic Forum warned on Thursday.

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UK won't meet Paris climate goals, say energy companies.

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UN: 20 more countries ready to ratify Paris climate deal.

The UN secretary general’s chief climate adviser Selwin Hart says 20 countries plan to ratify the Paris climate deal in New York on 21 September, raising hopes the treaty could go live this year.

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