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  • After the oil price crash, it’s time for a carbon tax

    Opinion | Energy 19-01-2015

    The reduction in oil prices should be a good opportunity for Europe to put in place the appropriate tools for combating climate change, and to start the transition to a sustainable economy, writes Alberto Majocchi.

  • G20 makes progress on climate change

    News | Global Europe 17-11-2014

    Leaders from the G20 group of nations agreed Sunday (16 November) to boost flagging global growth, tackle climate change and crack down on tax avoidance. But ties between the West and Russia plummeted to a new low over the crisis in Ukraine.

  • INFOGRAPHIC: Green Climate Fund – where is the money?

     Infographic | Promoted content | Development Policy 23-10-2014

    The Green Climate Fund, which is the UN’s main instrument to transfer money to developing countries, in order to assist them in countering climate change, was launched in 2009 with the aim of raising climate finance of $100 billion a year by 2020. A substantial amount is expected to be raised in the run-up to the 2015 climate summit in Paris.