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Africa: Planned Relocation - a Hard but Vital Part of Climate Adaptation   
November 11, 2021
Source: AllAfrica.com - Analysis - Moving communities at risk is better than dealing with emergencies, but relocations have a fraught political history in Africa.
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Iran says committed to Paris Agreement ‘if all sanctions are lifted’   
November 11, 2021
Source: Tehran Times - Department of Environment chief Ali Salajegheh has said that the country is committed to obligations of the Paris Agreement if all sanctions against the country are lifted.
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No one knows how $80 billion in climate financing was spent in 2019   
November 11, 2021
Source: Quartz - No single agency or government knows how all the dozens of billions of dollars raised each year in climate financing are being spent. At COP26, developing countries called for more transparency.
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COP26: Developing nations get $750 million to combat climate crisis   
November 10, 2021
Source: CGTN - Government and private entities pledged more than $750 million for least developing, developing and small island developing nations to deal with the devastating impact of climate change.
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UN-led partnership to accelerate electric mobility shift in 27 countries   
November 10, 2021
Source: unep.org - With vehicle emissions in the headlights at COP26, the United Nations and Global Environment Facility (GEF) today announced plans to help 27 developing countries accelerate their shift to zero-emissions electric mobility.
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UNEP, Government of India sign Host Country Agreement, aiming to enhance collaborative environmental action   
November 10, 2021
Source: unep.org - The UN Programme (UNEP) and India today signed a Host Country Agreement on the sidelines of the UN Climate Change Conference (COP26) in Glasgow. India was represented by Shri Bhupender Yadav, Minister for Environment,
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Donors pledge $413 million to help most vulnerable cope with climate crisis   
November 10, 2021
Source: ReliefWeb - The LDCF, hosted by the Global Environment Facility, is the only dedicated source of climate resilience funds for the 46 Least Developed Countries, which have contributed the least to carbon ...
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TPA expansion target under Heart of Borneo initiative on track, says Sabah CM   
November 09, 2021
Source: The Star - Sabah remains on target to achieve 30% of Total Protected Forests (TPA) under the Heart of Borneo (HoB) initiative undertaken by Malaysia Indonesia and Brunei.
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Sabah committed to forest protection, says CM   
November 09, 2021
Source: Free Malaysia Today - The six-year project involves 1.6 million hectares within HoB landscapes, costing RM30.3 million to be funded by the Global Environment Facility under the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP). Subscribe to our newsletter...
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Sabah to focus on environmental, land management and climate issues   
November 09, 2021
Source: New Straits Times on MSN.com - Sabah will focus on several projects and programmes that would look into environmental, land development management and climate change issues.
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