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Source: Business Green - MPs have today heard stark warnings of the risks associated with withdrawing the UK from the European Emissions Trading Scheme (ETS), with one expert arguing continued membership of the scheme post-Brexit is crucial to global efforts to tackle climate change.
Source: Financial Times - Freeze on 100 plants in China and India boosts chances of averting dangerous warming
Source: Thomson Reuters Foundation - Higher temperatures and more erratic rainfall caused by climate change threaten to cut harvests in the poorest and hungriest region of Uganda that already depends heavily on food handouts, a study showed on Monday.
Source: AFP - Global warming has boosted the frequency and severity of deadly air pollution peaks in northern China, scientists said Monday.
Source: Reuters - U.S. President Donald Trump's administration is not considering a carbon tax, a White House official said on Tuesday.
Source: EFE - La secretaria general de la Convención Marco de Naciones Unidas para el Cambio Climático, Patricia Espinosa, reiteró hoy la voluntad de implementar el Acuerdo de París sobre el cambio climático, pese al recorte de fondos anunciado por el presidente de Estados Unidos, Donald Trump.
Source: Deutsche Welle - Peru is being hit by devastating flooding. Is it a natural weather cycle or an impact of climate change?
Source: TIME - Led by cutbacks in China and India, construction of new coal-fired power plants is falling worldwide, improving chances climate goals can be met despite earlier pessimism, three environmental groups said Wednesday.
Source: AFP - Extreme weather and climate conditions, including Arctic "heatwaves", are continuing this year, after 2016 topped the global temperature charts and saw shrinking sea ice and surging sea levels.
Source: LA Times - If the average temperature rises by 1 degree Celsius, sea levels will rise, crop yields will fall and vulnerable species will see their habitat shrink or disappear.
Source: Independent - There is no room for doubt. The astonishing weather experienced by the world last year and advances in climate science demonstrate conclusively that fossil fuel emissions are causing global warming and something must be done about it.
Source: Guardian - Earth is a planet in upheaval, say scientists, as the World Meteorological Organisation publishes analysis of recent heat highs and ice lows
Source: Climate Home - The IEA and IRENA issued separate press releases for their joint report, reflecting a gulf in expectations on the relative roles of renewables, nuclear and carbon capture
Source: Fiji Times - FORESTS play an important role in the world and March 21 has been set aside by the Food and Agriculture Organisation as International Day of Forests.
Source: Pacific Standard - Women around the globe are disproportionately affected by climate change, but this gives them an edge in preparing for an uncertain future.
Source: Radio New Zealand - The Pacific Islands Forum has called on the United Nations to recognise the threat climate change and natural disasters pose to the livelihoods of women in the region.
Source: Mashable - The Paris Climate Agreement may global boost the economy by $19 trillion over the next three decades as countries invest in renewable energy, energy efficiency and zero-emissions transportation, according to a report by two global energy agencies.
Source: Guardian (Nigeria) - Emerging from a successful participation at the 22nd Conference of the Parties (COP 22) in Marrakech, Morocco, stakeholders have begun a fresh effort to ascertain Nigerias obligations under the new global agreement in Paris and effective strategies for Intended Nationally Determined Contributions (INDCs) targets