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IPCC Science Underlines Urgency to Act Towards Carbon Neutral World
The latest government-agreed science shows that the world can still combat climate change but only if nations raise their collective ambition to achieve a carbon neutral world in the second half of the century, says Christiana Figueres.
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IPCC: Greenhouse Gas Emissions Accelerate, Major Change Needed to Reduce Them
A new report by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) shows that global emissions of greenhouse gases have risen to unprecedented levels despite a growing number of policies to reduce climate change and says major institutional and technological change is needed keep below two degrees Celsius.
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image First meeting of the Executive Committee of the Warsaw International Mechanism for Loss and Damage
25-28 March 2014
Bonn, Germany
The first meeting of the Executive Committee of the Warsaw International Mechanism for loss and damage associated with climate change impacts was held from 25-28 March at the Langer Eugen in Bonn, Germany.
Image 78th meeting of the CDM Executive Board 
31 March-4 April 2014
Bonn, Germany
The 78th meeting of the CDM Executive Board took place at the UN Campus, Langer Eugen premises in Bonn. The report of the meeting is now available.
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Rachel Kyte, World Bank Group Vice President and Special Envoy for Climate Change, discusses the economic argument for swift action to address the climate challenge.

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