‘G20 must increase nature-based investments by 140%’

A new report by UNEP and WEF claims this is essential for climate targets to be met by 2050

Cutting carbon takes a backseat to ‘normal life’ for China and Xi Jinping

The country is less focussed on its environmental impacts and more on maintaining regular energy supply following the turbulence of the pandemic

‘Glasgow Climate Pact must not be words on a page’ – Alok Sharma

The COP26 President is set to deliver a speech calling on all signatories to turn promises made into action

UK hosts African conference on green transition

The UK will look to increase investment opportunities across the continent and help push forward cleaner infrastructure

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