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Life & Style - Health
11/16/2021 7:00:32 PM
The focus of the Glasgow talks was to finalize the deal agreed to in Paris six years ago and to build on it by curbing greenhouse gas emissions, bending the temperature curve closer to levels that don’t threaten human civilization.

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
11/14/2021 6:58:23 PM
The world must act quickly to cut greenhouse gas emissions and avoid "catastrophic" global warming, scientists and politicians warned after nearly 200 countries reached a last-minute agreement in Glasgow on Saturday.

World - International
11/14/2021 4:00:37 PM
Pope Francis on Sunday urged political and economic leaders to show courage and long-range vision, hours after U.N. led-climate talks in Glasgow, Scotland, ended in compromise on how to combat global warming.

World - International
11/13/2021 6:43:42 PM
UN talks to curb global warming ran into last-minute problems Saturday because of cold hard cash.

World - Region
11/11/2021 2:37:49 PM
Saudi Arabia's energy minister expressed shock at repeated complaints that the world's largest oil producer is working behind the scenes to sabotage negotiations.

World - International
11/9/2021 5:38:33 PM
Large rifts remain as United Nations climate talks tick down to a Friday deadline. A lot of the divide comes down to money, which nations have it and which do not. So it's time for the diplomatic cavalry to ride in.

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.

Multimedia - In Pictures
11/8/2021 1:25:33 PM
A protest by Climate activist group Extinction Rebellion during the COP26 UN Climate Change Conference in Glasgow.

World - International
11/7/2021 5:07:59 PM
One phrase, really just a number, dominates climate talks in Glasgow, Scotland: The magic and elusive 1.5.

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 - Africa
11/7/2021 11:28:22 AM
The withered carcasses of livestock are reminders that drought has descended yet again in northern Kenya, the latest in a series of climate shocks rippling through the Horn of Africa.

World - Region
11/7/2021 9:53:38 AM
For more than two decades, promoters and purveyors of nuclear energy felt shunned at UN climate change conferences.

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.

World - International
11/3/2021 12:03:31 PM
China hit back Wednesday against criticism by US President Joe Biden, who had accused Beijing of not showing leadership after President Xi Jinping skipped the make-or-break COP26 United Nations summit in Glasgow.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Egypt
11/2/2021 11:24:13 PM
President Abdel-Fattah Al-Sisi arrived in Glasgow on 31 October to attend the UN Climate Change Conference of the Parties (COP26). World leaders gathered in the Scottish city in an attempt to reduce the emission of greenhouse gasses and avoid the catastrophic consequences of global warming.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Opinion
11/2/2021 10:45:35 PM
The COP26 meeting in Glasgow is an opportunity for all of us to come together to combat climate change, writes Danish Ambassador to Cairo Svend Olling

World - International
11/2/2021 6:17:49 PM
On a train hurtling toward Glasgow, the mayors of Seattle and Freetown, Sierra Leone, greeted each other like long lost sisters, bonded by years of Zoom calls and collaboration in the fight against climate change.

Business - Economy
11/2/2021 6:13:24 PM
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and partner governments launched on Tuesday the High-Impact Partnership on Climate Action (HIPCA) at COP26, the United Nations climate conference in Glasgow.

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