COP26: Scotland launches Climate Week to engage businesses and communities

It seeks to encourage people and companies to make a pledge they will commit to during the summit in November to tackle climate change

Patrick Bamford looks to score for climate change on England debut

The Leeds United striker has revealed his goal celebration represents climate change in a bid to influence more people to take action

The IPCC Report in 60 seconds…

What were the key findings and points to take from the IPCC’s report on climate change yesterday?

IPCC: ‘Some impacts of climate change are now irreversible’

The new IPCC report has revealed that many impacts of climate change are now impossible to stop – but not all hope is lost

Canada provides $3.3m to boost climate awareness and action among young children

Earth Rangers aims to engage 300,000 children aged six to 12 across Canada through collective action at home, school and in their communities

World Bank pledges ‘record levels’ of climate finance in developing countries

Its new Climate Change Action Plan seeks to prioritise action in key systems, including energy, agriculture, food, water and land, cities, transport and manufacturing

COP26: Environment education packs launched for UK schools

The Together for Our Planet Schools Pack aims to help students learn more about the climate change summit in Glasgow and includes ideas for green activities

UK joins global alliance to protect oceans and communities at risk

The Ocean Risk and Resilience Action Alliance aims to drive $500m of global investment by 2030 into nature-based solutions to climate change

G7 nations agree to stop new overseas coal funding in 2021

They have also made a commitment to accelerate the transition away from unabated coal capacity and to an ‘overwhelmingly decarbonised’ power system in the 2030s

EU bank and State Bank of India agree €100m climate action initiative

The Neev Fund II aims to accelerate India’s green recovery from COVID-19 and strengthen sustainable investment across the country through new equity financing