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Countries agree to work with Montreal Protocol to target consumption and production of warming gases

Finance, short term pollution reduction measures and implementation all on agenda for COP19 meeting

Researchers find that flights covering an area near the Solomon Islands produce most ozone, as EU limits its ETS to own airspace

Foreign Office minister Hugo Swire says strong coalition required to achieve global emissions deal in 2015

Proposed cuts to green policies by opposition could increase emissions by as much as 45% by 2050 says Climate Institute

Guardian: As the IPCC prepares for its next major assessment, experts and governments propose more targeted and frequent studies

Syria crisis and economic growth likely to dominate St Petersberg summit as climate change drops off agenda

Text calling for climate ambition will be presented to UN chief Ban Ki Moon at General Assembly in New York

Pacific Island leaders set to sign declaration that they will take initiative at UN climate change talks

Chinese capital is to restrict cars on roads to 6 million by 2017, in an attempt to curtail smog which stifles city

The issue of climate compensation at UN talks is like a house with many rooms writes Saleemul Huq – but few rich countries want to explore inside

International negotiations are often long, complicated, difficult to understand – but Joy Hyvarinen from Field argues it doesn’t have to be this way

As world leaders prepare to discuss climate threat facing the Pacific Islands, EU pledges to provide water to 6,400 islanders

What is one of the world’s most climate vulnerable countries doing to address the causes and consequences of global warming?

Nick Harrison from Ecofys explains why sub-national actors need more input into UN monitored Nationally-Appropriate Mitigation Actions (NAMAs)

US Secretary of State John Kerry says he is committed to working closely with small island leaders to guarantee future survival

Pacific leaders will be joined by delegates from United States, China, and the EU to discuss measures to address rising levels of carbon dioxide

Polarised shale gas exploration debate makes an effective EU energy market strategy essential argues Simon Moore from UK think tank Policy Exchange

In a report ahead of talks on Millennium Development Goals, UN Secretary General highlights importance of sustainable development

Polls by Solar Trade Association and Carbon Brief indicate UK public broadly supportive of investment in renewable energy