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Lights out for Earth Hour, Game on for Climate Action

The lights went out at UN Headquarters complex in New York tonight to observe Earth Hour and to join millions of people around the world in a show of support for taking action on climate change.

The act of turning out the lights was symbolic, yet […]

28 March 2015|

UN Communicates Negotiating Text for Climate Agreement to Capitals Move Completes Requirements for Nations to Adopt Legal Instrument in Paris —

The secretariat of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) today communicated the negotiating text for a new climate change agreement to governments in all six official UN languages.

This communication means that the formal legal and procedural requirements to allow countries to adopt […]

19 March 2015|

IPCC launches complete Synthesis Report

The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change today launched the complete version of the Synthesis Report, the concluding installment of the Fifth Assessment Report.

Written by over 800 scientists from 80 countries, and assessing over 30,000 scientific papers, the Fifth Assessment Report tells policymakers what the scientific […]

18 March 2015|