UK sets out sponsorship criteria for crucial UN climate summit next year, including preference for firms with science-aligned net zero targets
Governments should submit updated Paris Agreement plans 'at least 9-12 months' in advance of crucial climate summit, UN warns
A number of developing countries are coming forward with ambitious decarbonisation plans, but as Ed King explains, their significance is often too easily ignored
Key impacts include loss of natural coastal and flooding protection, disappearance of natural carbon storage sinks, and steep rises in prices of key commodities
'There can be no greater responsibility than protecting our planet, and no mission that a Global Britain is prouder to serve'
SDG Ambition will be led by the UN Global Compact Local Networks, bringing together more than a 1,000 firms across 40 countries to drive progress towards the global goals
More than 130 major banks holding assets of $47tr pledge to align strategies with the Paris Agreement and UN Sustainable Development Goals
Heat stress linked to climate change is set to have a massive impact on global productivity and economic losses, UN warns