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UN Climate Summit: Staged parade or reality show?

UNITED NATIONS—The much-ballyhooed one-day Climate Summit next week is being hyped as one of the major political-environmental events at the United Nations (UN) this year.

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UN pushes climate-smart agriculture

KARNAL, India—United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon is expected to make a strong pitch to world political leaders at the UN Climate Summit in New York on September 23 to accept new emissions targets and their timelines.

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Cementing pathways to ‘green’ buildings

THE 7.2-magnitude earthquake that hit Bohol province and the Supertyphoon Yolanda (international code name Haiyan) that devastated central Philippines in the last quarter of 2013 have again revealed the country’s vulnerability to natural hazards.

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