World: EURELECTRIC and UNHCR announce partnership to offer sustainable and clean energy to refugees

EURELECTRIC, the European electricity association, and UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, today announced a partnership to help provide reliable, sustainable and clean energy for refugees, as part of their global efforts to tackle climate change.

“Improving access to clean electricity …

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EURELECTRIC and UNHCR announce partnership to offer sustainable and clean energy to refugees

EURELECTRIC, the European electricity association, and UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, today announced a partnership to help provide reliable, sustainable and clean energy for refugees, as part of their global efforts to tackle climate change.

“Improving access to clean electricity …

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Manage climate risks or face much more hunger by 2050 – U.N.

Different regions, countries and types of farmers face very different threats - and understanding them can cut losses, researchers say

By Laurie Goering

BONN, Germany, Nov 15 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Climate change threats, from worsening drought and flooding to …

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World leaders, teenager plead for climate action at UN forum

AFP / John MACDOUGALLTimoci Naulusala, a 12-year-old from Fiji, gave a rousing speech on the perils of climate change at the talks in Bonn, later shaking hands with leaders including French President Emmanuel Macron, left, and German Chancellor Angela
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Conservation agriculture: Zambia’s double-edged sword against climate change and hunger

PEMBA — As governments gather in Bonn, Germany for the next two weeks to hammer out a blueprint for implementation of the global climate change treaty signed in Paris in 2015, a major focus will be on emissions reductions to …

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