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Green Climate Fund expands support to more than 100 developing states

14 Nov 2019

BARCELONA (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - The Green Climate Fund, which provides finance for developing nations to tackle climate change, said on Thursday it had reached a milestone of backing action in more than 100 countries, after approving $408 million for new projects.

Green Climate Fund expands support to more than 100 developing states

14 Nov 2019

BARCELONA, Nov 14 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - The Green Climate Fund, which provides finance for developing nations to tackle climate change, said on Thursday it had reached a milestone of backing action in more than 100 countries, after approving $408 million for new projects.

Climate finance climbs but 'tectonic' shift urged to meet needs

07 Nov 2019

BARCELONA (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Finance for measures to cut climate-changing emissions and adapt to a hotter planet has grown to more than half a trillion dollars a year, but a "tectonic shift" is still needed to green economies and rein in global warming, analysts said on Thursday.

Climate finance climbs but 'tectonic' shift urged to meet needs

07 Nov 2019

BARCELONA, Nov 7 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Finance for measures to cut climate-changing emissions and adapt to a hotter planet has grown to more than half a trillion dollars a year, but a "tectonic shift" is still needed to green economies and rein in global warming, analysts said on Thursday.

Scientists predict El Nino in 2020 based on earlier warning method

05 Nov 2019

BARCELONA (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - The complex El Nino weather pattern that can bring disastrous heavy rainfall and long droughts to countries around the Pacific - from Peru to Indonesia and Australia - will probably emerge again in 2020, researchers have predicted.

Scientists predict El Nino in 2020 based on earlier warning method

05 Nov 2019

BARCELONA, Nov 5 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - The complex El Nino weather pattern that can bring disastrous heavy rainfall and long droughts to countries around the Pacific - from Peru to Indonesia and Australia - will probably emerge again in 2020, researchers have predicted.

Uncertainty over U.N. talks must not delay climate action, green groups say

31 Oct 2019

BARCELONA (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - A surprise decision by Chile, rocked by violent unrest, to withdraw as host of December's U.N. climate conference risks throwing international efforts to ramp up action on global warming off course, environmentalists and rights activists fear.

UPDATE 1-Uncertainty over UN talks must not delay climate action, green groups say

31 Oct 2019

BARCELONA, Oct 31 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - A surprise decision by Chile, rocked by violent unrest, to withdraw as host of December's U.N. climate conference risks throwing international efforts to ramp up action on global warming off course, environmentalists and rights activists fear.

Uncertainty over UN talks must not delay climate action, green groups say

31 Oct 2019

BARCELONA, Oct 31 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - A surprise decision by Chile, rocked by violent unrest, to withdraw as host of December's U.N. climate conference risks throwing international efforts to ramp up action on global warming off course, environmentalists and rights activists fear.

Green Climate Fund asks donors to dig deeper in tough financial times

23 Oct 2019

BARCELONA (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - The Green Climate Fund, one of the main sources of finance for developing nations to tackle climate change, is hoping wealthy countries will pledge between $9 billion and $10 billion to refill its coffers at a conference in Paris on Friday.

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