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  1. FILE PHOTO: Dried-up rivers and creeks can be seen in the Queensland outback near the town of Mount

    Surge in greenhouse gases sustained despite COVID-19 lockdowns: UN

    Greenhouse gas concentrations climbed to a new record in 2019 and rose again this year despite an expected drop in emissions due to COVID-19 ...
  2. The United Nations logo is seen on a window in an empty hallway

    UN pulls US$100 million from emergency fund in bid to avert famines

    United Nations aid chief Mark Lowcock said on Tuesday he would use US$100 million from the world body's emergency fund to help seven countries try ...
  3. China is phasing out some subsidies, which is expected to drive a rush to complete wind and solar

    Commentary: China will bet big on clean energy to achieve carbon neutrality

    Its greenhouse gas emissions are more than the US and EU combined, but China has big ambitions for carbon neutrality, says Dr Cornelia Tremann.
  4. India faces more challenges on International Day for poverty eradication |Video
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    India faces more challenges on International Day for poverty eradication |Video

    International Day for the Eradication of Poverty has been marked since 1933. According to the United Nations, India has halved its poverty rate.
  5. North West CDC launches long-term sustainability plan | Video
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    North West CDC launches long-term sustainability plan | Video

    To encourage green living among its residents, the North West Community Development Council has launched a new long-term sustainability plan that ...