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COP18: Doha – the last chance saloon?

Date: 26 November 2012
Campaigns: Climate

At the end of November 2012, governments will be meeting again, in Doha, Qatar, for the 18th meeting of the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) Conference of the […]

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The great nature sale

Date: 16 May 2012
Campaigns: Climate

The green economy the UK government and others are pushing at Rio is based on the idea that we are trashing the global commons because we don’t value it properly. […]

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Power to the people?

Date: 1 November 2011
Campaigns: Climate

The La Mata and La Ventosa wind park in the state of Oaxaca is the World Bank’s flagship Clean Technology Fund (CTF) project in Mexico. The UK government has provided […]

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COP17: Durban – a tipping point for the international climate talks

Date: 14 September 2011
Campaigns: Climate

The UN climate talks in Durban, in late November 2011, could be our last chance to save the current international climate deal. The first period of the Kyoto Protocol ends […]

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A Bank for the Future – Maximising public investment in a low-carbon economy

Date: 7 July 2010
Campaigns: Climate

This report, commissioned by WDM and PLATFORM and written by former PriceWaterhouse Coopers consultant James Leaton, shows how we could create 50,000 green jobs by transforming the publicly-owned Royal Bank […]

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