Bloomberg: The U.K.'s ambition to cut carbon emissions by half is affordable and mustn't be watered down, the government's adviser on global warming said.
"There is no reason to change the budget," John Gummer, chairman of ... FULL ARTICLE AT EcoEarth
Source: US Agency for International Development
Country: Philippines, United States of America
U.N. releases its Typhoon Haiyan Strategic Response Plan (SRP), requesting $791 million to assist 3 million people
USAID/OFDA provides support to Agency for Technical Cooperation ... FULL ARTICLE AT Relief Web
Source: ODI - Humanitarian Policy Group
Jan Kellett and Katie Peters
In moving towards the post-2015 Development Agenda, and with evidence pointing towards a world in which disasters are even more frequent than today, the centrality of ... FULL ARTICLE AT Relief Web
NASA scaled back operations on the International Space Station on Wednesday after discovering a problem with a cooling system, but officials aren't sure yet what's causing it.
One of two cooling pumps has failed, NASA spokesman Josh Byerly ... FULL ARTICLE AT WDSU New Orleans
Source: Agence France-Presse
12/11/2013 22:46 GMT
BOGOTA, December 11, 2013 (AFP) - Colombia's FARC rebels warned Wednesday of new attacks before their unilateral ceasefire gets under way later this month, saying ongoing tensions could trigger ... FULL ARTICLE AT Relief Web
Investigators will return to Fox Island Thursday after they weren't able to determine Wednesday what caused a fatal blaze there last week, Pierce County Fire Marshal Warner Webb said.
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