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COP27: Who will pay for climate ‘loss and damage’ fund?

EXPLAINER Countries agree to set up a new fund but details are still to be…

Historic ‘loss and damage’ fund adopted at COP27 climate summit

Countries at the United Nations COP27 climate summit in Egypt have adopted a final agreement…

COP27 in deadlock as US envoy John Kerry contracts COVID-19

The issue of ‘loss and damage’ remains a sticking point at COP27, particularly how to…

COP27 protesters call for climate reparations, human rights

Hundreds of activists at the COP27 climate summit in Egypt’s Sharm el-Sheikh have marched calling…

‘Highway to climate hell’: High stakes at COP27

From: The Listening Post Another year, another COP: big headlines, big promises, but is there…

NGO urges leaders in COP27 to discuss ‘plant-based treaty’

In open letter to world leaders, NGOs and climate activists call for ‘sustainable and just…

White House expresses ‘deep concern’ over Alaa Abd el-Fattah

US says it wants the jailed British-Egyptian activist, who is hunger and water strike, freed.…

Who is Alaa Abd el-Fattah and why is he imprisoned in Egypt?

EXPLAINER The Egyptian-British activist stopped drinking water on Sunday in an effort to bring attention…

Jailed Egyptian activist on ‘water strike’ as UK PM vows support

Alaa Abd el-Fattah has stopped drinking water, his family says, as UK Prime Minister Rishi…

‘Wake-up calls’: Climate change is speeding up, UN report warns

The past eight years are on track to be the hottest ever recorded, a United…