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Marcela Santaella: Climate change causes a run on banks for crop genes

While the impacts of climate change are putting pressure on agriculture, they are also making the conservation of the world’s most important crops more challenging.

New IPCC climate report stresses Indigenous & local land rights 58 times: let’s respond with a concrete tenure plan.
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New IPCC climate report stresses Indigenous & local land rights 58 times: let’s respond with a concrete tenure plan.

The latest IPCC climate report mentions tenure security a whopping 58 times. This is a welcome shift in emphasis from the UN – strengthening land rights is a just and sustainable way to protect vulnerable landscapes in the climate fight, and one that works. By the report’s own estimate, time is almost up. As we […]
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Climate change could put tropical plant germination at risk: Study

By 2070, rising soil temperatures could cause germination failure in 20% of tropical plants, and reduced rates in more than 50%, with the potential to disrupt and alter tropical ecosystems.
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Chad Papa and Lauren Cooper: How cities can lead the fight against climate change using urban forestry and trees
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Chad Papa and Lauren Cooper: How cities can lead the fight against climate change using urban forestry and trees

We have an opportunity to boost understanding of climate mitigation and adaptation with tools and training so urban planners, foresters, officials, council members, and others are able to value and communicate climate mitigation benefits of forests.

Philippines freezes climate studies loan over scrutiny of Duterte drug war

Philippines freezes climate studies loan over scrutiny of Duterte drug war

The Philippine government has suspended a $36 million loan from Germany to fund climate change studies in the Southeast Asian nation.

Carbon to burn: UK net-zero emissions pledge undermined by biomass energy
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Carbon to burn: UK net-zero emissions pledge undermined by biomass energy

The UK and EU say they plan to achieve net-zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050, even as both pursue plans to burn massive amounts of carbon-producing wood pellets.
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