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Human rights protection hangs in balance at U.N. climate talks

12 Dec 2018

KATOWICE, Poland (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Top officials and advocates are pushing at U.N. talks in Poland to ensure governments and businesses respect human rights when working to build a green future under the Paris climate pact.

Human rights protection hangs in balance at UN climate talks

12 Dec 2018

KATOWICE, Poland, Dec 12 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Top officials and advocates are pushing at U.N. talks in Poland to ensure governments and businesses respect human rights when working to build a green future under the Paris climate pact.

Brazil green groups prepare climate-change contingency plan

11 Dec 2018

KATOWICE, Poland (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - With its wooden walls and posters on protecting forests and fauna, Brazil's pavilion at the U.N. climate talks in Poland offers no hint of the angst at home and abroad over mixed messages on global warming from its president-elect.

Brazil green groups prepare climate-change contingency plan

11 Dec 2018

KATOWICE, Poland, Dec 11 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - With its wooden walls and posters on protecting forests and fauna, Brazil's pavilion at the U.N. climate talks in Poland offers no hint of the angst at home and abroad over mixed messages on global warming from its president-elect.

City action key to ensuring 'a climate-safe future', scientists say

10 Dec 2018

KATOWICE, Poland (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Compact pedestrian neighborhoods, urban forests and even carbon-sucking technologies must make the to-do list of more city mayors if the world is to avoid catastrophic climate change, scientists said at U.N. talks on Monday.

City action key to ensuring "a climate-safe future", scientists say

10 Dec 2018

KATOWICE, Poland, Dec 10 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - C ompact pedestrian neighborhoods, urban forests and even carbon-sucking technologies must make the to-do list of more city mayors if the world is to avoid catastrophic climate change, scientists said at U.N. talks on Monday.

French military enlists green group to fight climate change

09 Dec 2018

KATOWICE, Poland (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - France's military has teamed up with an environmental non-profit for the first time to study the threat of climate change where the country is at war, a representative of the green group said on Saturday.

House in order: Carbon emissions from buildings level off

07 Dec 2018

KATOWICE, Poland (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Heat-trapping emissions from buildings and construction appear to have peaked at a global level, the United Nations said on Friday, a trend that could encourage countries to take up the issue more aggressively as a way of curbing climate change.

House in order: Carbon emissions from buildings level off

07 Dec 2018

KATOWICE, Poland, Dec 7 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - H eat-trapping emissions from buildings and construction appear to have peaked at a global level, the United Nations said on Friday, a trend that could encourage countries to take up the issue more aggressively as a way of curbing climate change.

In Louisiana, an appetite for oysters shields retreating shores

02 Dec 2018

POINTE-AUX-CHENES, Louisiana (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Brendan Causgrove's first encounter with an oyster did not go well. He choked on the plump specimen at the bottom of a hard-alcohol shot after knocking it back.

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