Alok Sharma meets Egyptian COP27 President

Following productive talks, the two parties released a joint statement on their hopes for this year’s conference and future collaboration

Climate change takes top spot for global expert worries

It replaces the pandemic following COP26 in November

Ian Funnell to become new Chair of the NNL

He replaces Sir Andrew Mathews who has held the position for the last six years

Spain to invest €6.9bn in renewables by 2023

It is also looking to attract €9.45bn in private investment to clean up its energy mix

UN: ‘Climate change causing thousands to flee their homes’

Violence driven by warming temperatures is breaking out in Cameroon – leading to more than 30,000 being displaced or attacked

Revamped British finance institution to boost clean growth in developing countries

The renamed body will invest billions in clean infrastructure and tech across Asia, Africa and the Caribbean

Nigeria ‘first major developing nation’ to set carbon budgets

Africa’s most populous country has made the move following its pledge to achieve net zero by 2060 at COP26

Boris Johnson frustrated by lack of progress on climate goals at COP26

In a speech delivered at the Guildhall he said that although there was disappointment in what was not achieved, the UK will not give up and will ‘work tirelessly’ in the coming year

COP26: Let’s pull out all the stops, says Boris

The first draft agreement has been published setting out what negotiators hope will be the outcomes following the climate summit

COP26: 11 countries expected to commit to boosting climate finance

The countries will be making pledges to the LDCF, which is responsible for grants of more than $1.7bn in climate finance during the last two decades