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Economic growth, climate policies can go together – OECD report

May 23, 2017 - 4:25 PM

Right climate policies can help governments generate growth that will significantly reduce the risks of climate change an OECD report says

NEW REPORT. German State Secretary Jochen Flasbarth (L) and OECD Secretary General Jose Angel Gurria (R) hold up a copy of the 'Investing in Climate, Investing in Growth' report in a press conference in Berlin, Germany, May 23, 2017. KD Suarez/Rappler

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May 23, 2017 - 9:59 AM

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CONCERT EXPLOSION. Police deployed at the scene of a reported explosion during a concert in Manchester, England, on May 23, 2017. Photo by Paul Ellis/Agence France-Presse

Germany, China urge U.S. to stick to Paris climate pact

May 23, 2017 - 12:15 AM

At the 8th Petersberg Climate Dialogue in Berlin both Germany and China say the United States leaving the agreement would not benefit it economically

URGING AMERICA. German Environment Minister Barbara Hendricks (2nd L) speaks during the press conference at the start of the Petersberg Climate Dialogue in Berlin, Germany, May 22, 2017. Seated next to her (2nd R) is Xie Zhenhua, Chinese climate envoy. Photo courtesy BMUB/Thomas Kohler

'No right to fail' on climate change, warns France's Fabius

May 18, 2015 - 9:44 PM

We must commit ourselves very resolutely because there isn t an alternative solution for the simple reason that there isn t an alternative planet says the French foreign minister

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