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U.N. states agree post-2015 sustainable development agenda
The United Nations 193-member states agreed on Sunday on an agenda for the world's sustainable development over the next 15 years that pledges to leave no-one behind and is now due to be formally adopted by world leaders at a summit in September.
Reuters
 
Climate change: Obama to unveil Clean Power Plan
US President Barack Obama is due to unveil what he called "the biggest, most important step we have ever taken" in tackling climate change.
BBC
 
Obama lanza un ambicioso plan contra el cambio climático
Anuncia hoy un programa para reducir las emisiones; es una iniciativa sin precedente para un gobierno de EE.UU.
La Nación
 
Obama to unveil tougher climate change plan
President Barack Obama will unveil on Monday the final version of his plan to tackle greenhouse gases from coal-fired power plants, kicking off what is expected to be a tumultuous legal battle between federal environmental regulators and coal industry supporters.
Reuters
 
What would a Paris climate deal mean for the fossil fuel industry?
How is the fossil fuel industry responding to growing pressure to address future emissions in the run-up to the Paris summit?
BusinessGreen
 
Caribbean formatting climate change strategy for Paris meeting
Government climate negotiators and civil society groups from the Caribbean who met with artistes and journalists here last week have discussed strategies to drum up local awareness and attract international attention as part of the region's preparation for the climate change meeting in Paris at the end of the year.
Jamaica Observer
 
Paris Agreement: France to set up co-operative mechanism to fight climate change
France, which is chairing the December round of the UN-sponsored climate talks in Paris, is working towards setting up a mechanism to help countries address specific challenges to adopting climate-friendly, low-carbon development options.
Economic Times
 
 
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