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What is Cop26 and what could be achieved?
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What is Cop26 and what could be achieved?

Delegates expected to land in Scotland in matter of weeks
22 Sep 2021
Is climate change reversible?
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Is climate change reversible?

US envoy says COP26 will be ‘pivotal moment’ in ‘decisive year’ for environmental issues
22 Jul 2021
What Joe Biden’s presidency means for the EU
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In Depth

What Joe Biden’s presidency means for the EU

President-elect to ramp up relations with EU27 in effort to repair the damage of Trumpism
23 Nov 2020
What will happen in 2020?
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In Depth

What will happen in 2020?

From the Olympic Games and US presidential election to Beethoven’s anniversary and a cannabis referendum
23 Jan 2020
How will climate change affect the global economy?
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In Brief

How will climate change affect the global economy?

Study finds Africa, South America and the Middle East likely to be hardest hit
21 Nov 2019
What Trump’s Paris climate agreement exit means
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In Depth

What Trump’s Paris climate agreement exit means

US president triggers withdrawal from the accord
5 Nov 2019
What happened to Donald Trump’s campaign promises?
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In Depth

What happened to Donald Trump’s campaign promises?

President is facing a Democrat-led impeachment inquiry as he campaigns for second term in the White House
25 Sep 2019

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Paris climate change ‘rulebook’ agreed
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Paris climate change ‘rulebook’ agreed

COP24 summit seals accord, but major issues remain unresolved
17 Dec 2018
Russia, US and Saudi Arabia water down key climate pledge
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Russia, US and Saudi Arabia water down key climate pledge

Major oil producers condemned as landmark climate change summit is thrown into chaos
10 Dec 2018
Everything Donald Trump has threatened to quit
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In Depth

Everything Donald Trump has threatened to quit

US president says he may withdraw US from the WTO - so what other pacts has he dumped?
31 Aug 2018
Why Australia abandoned its Paris climate agreement plans
Australian PM avoids leadership challenge after ditching Paris climate agreement
In Brief

Why Australia abandoned its Paris climate agreement plans

Prime minister caves in to backbench pressure amid leadership crisis
21 Aug 2018
What went wrong between Trump and Trudeau at G7?
Donald Trump and Justin Trudeau at last week's G7 summit in Canada
In Brief

What went wrong between Trump and Trudeau at G7?

Summit left in disarray as US president withdraws support for joint communique and attacks ‘weak’ Canadian PM
11 Jun 2018
Can Macron get world leaders to commit to climate change?
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Can Macron get world leaders to commit to climate change?

Countries need to plug a £1.7bn funding gap left by the US
12 Dec 2017
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