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Close the dangerous emissions gap in 10 steps – report

NEWS: Commission headed by former Mexico president Felipe Calderon flags opportunities for green growth

Climate change is a matter of human rights, agrees UN

NEWS: Geneva-based Human Rights Council adopts resolution to help world’s most vulnerable countries in face of global warming

Comment & Analysis
Pakistan policies to tackle climate a 'joke', says Imran Khan

INTERVIEW: Influential politician tells RTCC country needs strategic approach to invest in green energy and prepare for extreme weather

World carbon emissions in one handy graphic

NEWS: This metric breaks down how much CO2 countries are pumping skyward – and which sector has the greatest footprint

Divestment campaign swells as 100 trusts worth $5bn sign up

NEWS: Roddick and Sainsbury dynasty latest to make low carbon pledge, as fund managers say movement is now “mainstream”

Ten banks back zero net deforestation push

NEWS: Standard Chartered is the latest to promise forest-friendly finance under the Soft Commodities Compact

Paris climate pledges need explaining says Morocco minister

INTERVIEW: Hakima El Haite tells RTCC she hopes Rabat summit will offer clarity on what is on table for a UN deal

Why don't Marshallese people leave their climate-threatened islands?

COMMENT: Land is more than a pile of rocks, says Kathy Jetnil-Kijiner; it has eyes to see people’s greed and punish them

Northern hemisphere heatwave frequency increasing, says WMO

CRIB NOTES JULY 6-10: North sees red, Green Climate Fund meets, BRICS set to sign off COP21 strategy

Breaking News
Coal is not as cheap as you think, says OECD chief

NEWS: Resist urge to build new coal-fired plants now, or strand more assets later, Angel Gurria tells countries

Brazil big hydro ravages wildlife - study

NEWS: Balbina Dam has hit populations of mammals, large gamebirds and tortoises, researchers say, warning against hydro push

China offers Paris boost as UN climate deal pledges trickle in

WEEKLY WRAP: All you need to know from the last seven days of international climate change and energy politics

Breaking News
China climate pledge 'inadequate' on efficiency - analysts

NEWS: Beijing’s clean energy drive and emissions peaking pledge risk being undermined by weak carbon intensity target, says Climate Action Tracker

Singapore downplays renewable role in UN climate pledge

NEWS: Asian city-state and shipping hub sees limited potential for clean energy as it pledges to peak emissions around 2030

Business, Policy
Why South Australia is eyeing a renewable future

INTERVIEW: Jay Weatherill, state premier, tells RTCC how regions can out-green their national governments

Hillary Clinton emails hint at US climate fears and press obsession

NEWS: Released correspondence tells of tensions at 2009 UN summit and anger at Obama treatment by China