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From Fijian child to Kenyan ‘evangelist’: Five climate heroes of 2017

LONDON, Dec 28 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - From U.S. President Donald Trump pulling his country out of the Paris climate change deal to devastating hurricanes, floods and droughts wreaking havoc around the world, 2017 has been a rocky year when it comes to climate change. But action to address worsening climate

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Alternative US group honouring Paris climate accord demands ‘seat at the table’

The United Nations should give a “seat at the table” to a powerful group of US states, cities, tribes and businesses that are committed to taking action on climate change, Michael Bloomberg has urged. In an apparent bid to circumvent US president Donald Trump’s moves to withdraw from the Paris accord, the billionaire

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Jerry Brown and Michael Bloomberg Launch “America’s Pledge”

Initiative Will Compile and Quantify Efforts from U.S. States, Cities, Businesses and Other Actors to Address Climate Change in Alignment with the Paris Agreement SACRAMENTO – California Governor Jerry Brown and Michael Bloomberg have launched “America’s Pledge on climate change”, a new initiative to compile and quantify the actions of states,

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