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Jeff Bezos commits $10 billion to address climate crisis through new Bezos Earth Fund
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Jeff Bezos commits $10 billion to address climate crisis through new Bezos Earth Fund

He said the grant will fund scientists, activists and NGO's to explore new ways of fighting the impact of climate change.

India kicks off $43 mn project, in three states to boost climate resilience, funded by Green Climate Fund
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India kicks off $43 mn project, in three states to boost climate resilience, funded by Green Climate Fund

The six-year project will build climate-resilient livelihoods for 1.7 million people in Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra and Odisha

Chile backs out as COP25 host due to riots; Spain steps in as the new host
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Chile backs out as COP25 host due to riots; Spain steps in as the new host

The co-host, Costa Rica as ruled out as an alternative location because their Env Minister said it would be impossible.

Following the UNCCD COP 14, steps now need to be taken to implement insights
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Following the UNCCD COP 14, steps now need to be taken to implement insights

Following the discussions at the UNCCD COP14 last month in New Delhi, steps now need to be taken urgently to implement those insights on land degradation, drought management, and sustainable agriculture.

India has long way to go on meeting climate goals, Narendra Modi's target 'unrealistic', say environmental experts
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India has long way to go on meeting climate goals, Narendra Modi's target 'unrealistic', say environmental experts

It will take a long time before India achieves its Paris climate conference goals, environment experts said on Monday, terming as 'unrealistic' Prime Minister Narendra Modi's statement on reaching the target set for 2030 in the next year and a half

Ambitious climate finance targets will give Paris Agreement momentum: Indian study
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Ambitious climate finance targets will give Paris Agreement momentum: Indian study

Climate finance needs ambitious targets to ensure justice for poorer nations & future generations: Paper.

India committed to climate change, irrespective of stand taken by any other country: Harsh Vardhan
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India committed to climate change, irrespective of stand taken by any other country: Harsh Vardhan

India is committed to climate change, irrespective of the stand taken by any other country, Environment Minister Harsh Vardhan said, hours after the United States announced its withdrawal from the Paris climate accord.

Paris COP21: More than 130 countries to sign climate accord on 22 April, create new record
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Paris COP21: More than 130 countries to sign climate accord on 22 April, create new record

The Paris Agreement on climate change sets a target of holding the global average rise in temperature below two degrees Celsius above pre-industrial levels

Modi in UK: India, Britain pledge to work together on climate change
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Modi in UK: India, Britain pledge to work together on climate change

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his British counterpart David Cameron on Thursday pledged to work together to tackle climate change and signed a memorandum to strengthen energy cooperation between the countries.

Climate change: How to get a win-win deal at Durban
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Climate change: How to get a win-win deal at Durban

With the US at loggerheads with China and India over emission curbs, another disaster awaits the Durban conference. Presenting a politically acceptable solution.

Climate change meet takes off amid shrinking hope and hard positions
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Climate change meet takes off amid shrinking hope and hard positions

The Kyoto Protocol is in real danger of coming unstuck if major participants take inflexible positions.