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Destruction of The Environment is An Offence against God-Pope Francis Climate Change 1 Top story

I am with you because climate change is “a global social issue and one intimately related to the dignity of human life .
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UN Postpones all Regional Climate Weeks to 2021 green cities 1

It had been hoped that Uganda would still later in the year host the event as earlier planned. A statement from UN Climate Change Secretariat’s Regional Collaboration Centre-Kampala confirms that the meeting will not take place this year.
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Experts Meet in Kampala For Uganda’s Climate Technology Needs climate change 1 2

Speaking on behalf the National Council For Science and Technology (UNCST, The Executive Secretary, Dr. Peter Ndemere said climate technology is critical in facilitating countries’ climate adaptation and mitigation actions.
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Temperature Rise Could Affect Bean Production beans 1 4

Black beans, kidney beans, pinto beans, navy beans and pink beans - varieties of what is called the common bean - provide essential protein and vitamins the world over, especially in Africa and Latin America. But scientists at International Center for Tropical Agriculture CIAT say their cultivation will be affected by an increase in temperature.
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2017 Likely to Be Third Warmest Year On Record -WMO paris agreement 1 1

The WMO report suggests this year will be the second or third warmest in a record stretching back to 1850.
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UN Climate Change Conference Opens in Bonn paris agreement 3 1

The opening ceremony began in style with children from Bonn International School carrying placards written on Save Our World as they chanted. Then an opening song titled Im an Island was played before official speeches begun.
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Uganda Seeks Global Green Growth Membership environment 3 1

State Minister for Water, Dr Mary Goretti Kitutu says Ugandas membership to the Global Green Growth Institute will help to solicit financing for environmentally friendly projects in areas of transport, Water management, Agriculture and energy developments.
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UN Chief Maps Plans For Climate Action By 2019 antonio guterres 1

Currently, more than three billion people live without access to clean cook-stoves, according to the Global Tracking Framework, a joint initiative by the World Bank and the International Energy Agency to monitor progress toward the sustainable development energy goals.
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Africa Group Reacts to US Decision to Withdraw from Paris Agreement paris declaration 1 1 Top story

Chair of the LDC group, Gebru Jember Endalew in a statement issued on Friday said it was deeply disappointing to see the US shirking its responsibilities as a member of the global community. Endalew said they were already seeing the impacts of climate change with record droughts, flooding and heat waves recently faced around the world.
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Paris Agreement Yet Make Impact on Climate Change - Report 1

The report, released at the UN Climate Change Conference in Marrakech Morrocco, says countries have not done much to put into actions their Climate action plans eleven months since the Paris Climate Change Agreement was signed.
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Paris Agreement to Enter into Force as EU Agrees Ratification global warming 1 Top story

The Paris Climate Change Agreement signed at the end of last year in France, aims to limit greenhouse gas emissions and keep global temperature increases below 2 degrees Celsius.
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Researchers Make A Case For Gender-Responsive Policies In Uganda iita 1

Policies failed to pay adequate attention to structural gender constraints such as gendered power dynamics and access and ownership to important resourceswomen do not own land and this limits their access to credit.
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Over 165 Countries to Sign Climate Change Agreement united nations 1 Top story

More than 165 countries have indicated that they will sign the historic climate change agreement reached in Paris last December at a signature ceremony hosted by UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Friday, 22 April.
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Climate Change Agreement To be Signed In New York paris agreement 1

Over sixty World leaders have been invited to the UN headquarters for the signing of a new Climate Change agreement.
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Historic Climate Change Agreement reached in Paris paris agreement 1

195 Nations Set Path to Keep Temperature Rise Well Below 2 Degrees Celsius.
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Financial Markets Shifting To Address Climate Change climate finance

More private investments are now flowing towards initiatives towards climate change fight than ever before.
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Exceptional heat and flooding in many parts of the world . unfccc 1

World Meteorological Organization says the year 2014 is on track for being one of the hottest, if not the hottest, on record.
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Uganda Asks UN to Stabilize Carbon Markets As Price Falls climate change 1

Dr. Tom Okurut, the Executive Director National Environment Management Authority told Uganda Radio Network in Warsaw Poland that the fall in prices would have a terrible blow to the seven municipalities and other carbon projects in the country.
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Uganda Pushes for More Funds as Climate Change Talks Open in Qatar kyoto protocol 1

Uganda will continue the push on developed countries to provide funding for climate change as the UN Climate Change conference opens in Doha, Qatar.
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