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World - Africa
11/23/2021 3:55:30 PM
After years of struggling with insufficient funds, efforts to build Africa's Great Green Wall -- a massive defence line against desertification -- have received a major boost.

World - Region
11/15/2021 11:39:05 AM
The UAE, one of the world's top crude exporters, said a recent UN climate summit in Glasgow was a "success" but that the world needs to keep investing billions in oil and gas.

World - International
11/8/2021 3:43:27 PM
With pressure growing for decisive action out of this year's U.N. climate talks, Barack Obama is bringing his political weight to bear Monday on negotiators for nearly 200 governments, urging them to greater ambition in cutting climate-wrecking emissions and dealing with the mounting damage.

World - International
11/7/2021 2:11:01 PM
John Kerry is everywhere and on the move at a fateful UN climate summit. President Joe Biden's envoy at the talks in Glasgow, Kerry steams from side talks with US rivals China and Russia that painstakingly probe for common ground on climate to news conferences extolling progress. Kerry pops into project launches, rewarding CEOs and bankers for emissions-cutting efforts with high-level face time and praise. The lanky envoy smiles for a photo with Indigenous women from Brazil, their feather headdresses barely reaching his chin.

World - International
11/6/2021 10:50:23 AM
Glasgow was on Saturday bracing for a second day of protests against what campaigners say is a lack of urgency to address global warming after Greta Thunberg labelled the crunch UN climate summit there a "failure".

World - International
11/5/2021 11:38:42 AM
Thousands of youth activists were preparing to descend on Glasgow on Friday to protest against what they say is a dangerous lack of action by leaders at the COP26 climate summit.

Al-Ahram Weekly - World
11/2/2021 11:18:13 PM
There were signs of disunity at the climate summit and lofty declarations made there will not be legally binding, reports Manal Lotfy

World - International
11/2/2021 10:56:05 AM
World leaders will conclude a two-day climate summit on Tuesday with a multibillion-dollar pledge to end deforestation by 2030 -- a date too far away for campaigners who want action sooner to save the planet's lungs.

Egypt - Politics
11/1/2021 5:54:56 PM
Egypt’s President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi met on Monday with Emir of Qatar Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani in the second meeting between the two leaders since the resumption of relations between Egypt and Qatar last January.

World - International
11/1/2021 3:21:02 PM
The COP26 climate summit must act to "save humanity" and protect the planet, UN chief Antonio Guterres said Monday, warning that currently "we are digging our own graves".

World - International
11/1/2021 3:05:19 PM
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has opened a global climate summit, saying the world is strapped to a 'doomsday device'.

World - International
11/1/2021 10:27:02 AM
More than 120 world leaders meet in Glasgow on Monday in a "last, best hope" to tackle the climate crisis and avert a looming global disaster.

World - International
10/31/2021 3:20:51 PM
Global COP26 climate negotiations are the "last, best hope" to keep the goal of limiting global warming to 1.5C alive, said summit president Alok Sharma as he opened the meeting on Sunday.

World - International
10/31/2021 2:27:39 PM
The UN climate summit in Glasgow formally opens Sunday, a day before leaders from around the world gather in Scotland's biggest city to lay out their vision for addressing the common challenge of global warming.

Life & Style - Health
10/31/2021 1:12:26 PM
This year’s U.N. climate summit renews an urgent question to the international community: Can the world come together to confront the common enemy of global warming before it’s too late?

World - International
10/29/2021 4:52:56 PM
Protesters started gathering Friday in the heart of London's historic financial district to lobby against the use of fossil fuels ahead of the start of the U.N. climate summit in the Scottish city of Glasgow.

World - Region
10/27/2021 2:52:22 PM
Saudi Arabia could go carbon neutral before its 2060 target if technology evolves quickly enough, its energy minister said on Wednesday, days before the COP26 climate summit.

World - International
10/23/2021 5:05:18 PM
Success at the upcoming COP26 climate summit is "definitely harder" than the 2015 Paris talks which resulted in a landmark accord, the British minister presiding over the gathering warned Saturday.

World - Region
10/23/2021 10:42:32 AM
Saudi Arabia, the world's top oil exporter, will aim to achieve net zero carbon emissions by 2060, its Crown Prince said Saturday, days before the COP26 global climate summit.

World - International
10/20/2021 6:22:42 PM
Russian President Vladimir Putin will not go to next month's landmark UN climate summit, the Kremlin said on Wednesday as the UK stressed the importance of national leaders' presence.

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