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Obama's climate initiative 'falls way short'

US President Barack Obama’s climate initiative falls way short of what scientists say is required to tackle catastrophic climate change, says an international environment group.
from Friends of the Earth, World Resources Institute on Aug 3, 2015.
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Myanmar children face ‘double catastrophe’, says Unicef

Vulnerable children in Myanmar face a "double catastrophe" as floods add to hardships faced by poor children and those recovering from violence and conflict, the U|N warns.
from UNICEF on Aug 4, 2015.

World’s glaciers melting faster than ever, report researchers

The current rate of glacier melt around the world is unprecedented in recorded history, new research by the World Glacier Monitoring Service demonstrates.
from Encvironment News Service on Aug 4, 2015.

India signs accord with Nationalist Socialist Council of Nagaland

The Indian government has signed a peace accord with Nagaland's insurgent group.
from Times of India on Aug 3, 2015.

SDG deal 'opens a new era'

UN negotiations have produced an agreement that will open a new era in the fight against poverty, inequality and environmental destruction, claims a development charity..
from ChristianAid, WWF, Save the Children on Aug 3, 2015.
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Will the Beijing Winter Olympics win green gold?

Beijing has been chosen to host the 2022 Winter Olympics. Lew Blaustein looks at the environmental credentials of the Chinese capital's bid.
from China Dialogue on Aug 4, 2015.

Development: money for nothing

A global tax regulatory body to finance the SDGs could have rescued the international conference in Ethiopia. But the culture of privilege again won over the culture of equality.
from Down to Earth on Aug 4, 2015.
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NGO tries to improve poor Cambodians’ deaths

For six years, a Taiwanese NGO has been offering unusual aid to Cambodia – building facilities for villages too poor to effectively cremate their dead.
from Phnom Penh Post on Aug 3, 2015.
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