UNEP and Parliament of the World’s Religions launch new book to catalyse climate action

The book provides a comprehensive overview of the faith traditions and scientific findings that underpin the understandings of world religions concerning environmental sustainability

Climate change: Scotland becomes European Co-Chair of Under2 Coalition

The Coalition is a network of more than 200 governments that was set up to drive climate action globally

UK and Chile urge countries to take ambitious climate action

Speaking during the week of the UN General Assembly, COP26 President Alok Sharma invited the world leaders to attend a virtual event on 12th December and come forward with new ambitious commitments

Former Bank of England governor to oversee green investment at Brookfield

Mark Carney served as Bank of England Governor from 2013 to 2020 and is currently the UN Special Envoy for Climate Action and Finance

UN Chief calls for a ‘new contract for nature’ to address climate change

António Guterres has called for international action and solidarity to promote nature-based solutions for climate action

‘Progress towards the EU’s climate and energy targets has stalled’

The climate-related economic losses in 2017 amounted to €12.1 billion, according to the latest Eurostat report

Denmark tops world-leading sustainability scoreboard

Luxembourg, Switzerland, the UK and France form the rest of the top five countries of the 2020 Environmental Performance Index

‘Climate inaction could trigger pandemics worse than coronavirus’

Deforestation, intensive farming, mining and infrastructure development have created a ‘perfect storm’ for the transfer of diseases from wildlife to people, according to a recent report

Residents of Warwick to be given referendum on climate change tax rise

The proposed council tax change would amount to an annual increase of £57 to £171 per household

Climate change: UN and nature conservation group launch fund to manage ecosystems

Ecosystem-based adaptation is said to be a key part of promoting nature-based measures for climate change adaptation