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Bertrand Piccard expresses support for Formula E

  Bertrand Piccard expresses support for Formula E
10:19am - 8 December 2016

Initiator and Pilot of Solar Impulse, Bertrand Piccard, publically announced his support for Formula E at the Supercharged show this week

Worldwide, Carbon Reduction, Sports, Sustainable Energy, Tech. & Innovation, Transport

Korea targets emission reductions

  Korea targets emission reductions
4:29pm - 7 December 2016

On Tuesday, the Korean government announced mid and long-term action plans to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in the country.

Asia, Carbon Reduction, COP 21, Policy, Sustainable Energy

Google to be powered by 100% renewables from 2017

  Google to be powered by 100% renewables from 2017
11:36am - 7 December 2016

Internet and tech giant Google has announced that all its data centres and offices will be powered fully by renewable energy from next year.

Worldwide, Carbon Reduction, Sustainable Energy, Tech. & Innovation
🎤CLIMATE INTERVIEWS
  Interview with Erik Solheim, Executive Director of UN Environment

Interview with Erik Solheim, Executive Director of UN Environment

Africa, Europe, Worldwide, COP 22, Policy

Climate Action is delighted to feature an exclusive interview with Erik Solheim, the newly elected Head of UN Environment.

🎤PRESS RELEASES
  More than 190 Governments prepare to take tough decisions to stop biodiversity decline worldwide

More than 190 Governments prepare to take tough decisions to stop biodiversity decline worldwide

Worldwide, Policy

At a critical meeting opening tomorrow, the UN will call on decision makers from more than 190 countries to step up efforts to halt the loss of biodiversity and protect the ecosystems that support food and water security and health for billion of people

🎤CLIMATE LEADER PAPERS
  Hakima El Haité

COP22: Time for Action

by Hakima El Haité
Ministry of Energy, Mining, Water and Environment of the Kingdom of Morocco
  Patricia Espinosa

The Game has Changed for Good

by Patricia Espinosa
United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change
  Dr. Hoesung Lee,

The IPCC’s Scientific Assessments of Climate Change

by Dr. Hoesung Lee,
Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)
  Janos Pasztor

Maintaining the Paris Momentum

by Janos Pasztor
The United Nations Secretariat
EDITOR'S PICKS
  Sustainable Innovation Forum leads the way for private sector innovation and spurs action at COP22

Sustainable Innovation Forum leads the way for private sector innovation and spurs action at COP22

Africa, Worldwide, Agriculture, Carbon Reduction, COP 22, Finance, Policy, Smart Cities, Sustainable Energy, Tech. & Innovation

COP22 side-event brings together influential private and public players who seek to realise the Paris Agreement’s ambitions

  Interview with Andreas Regnell, Head of Strategy at Vattenfall

Interview with Andreas Regnell, Head of Strategy at Vattenfall

Europe, Carbon Reduction, COP 22, Sustainable Energy

Climate Action spoke with Andreas Regnell, Head of Strategy at Vattenfall - one of the largest producers of electricity and heat in Europe.

Transformational shifts to protect global commons

North America, Worldwide, Agriculture, Carbon Reduction, Finance, Policy, Tech. & Innovation

By Andrew Steer, President and CEO, World Resources Institute

OUT NOW: CLIMATE ACTION 2016-17

Climate Action and UNEP are delighted to present the 10th anniversary edition of the official Climate Action report for COP22, Marrakech, Morocco.

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