farmers praying for rain, Ranchi, India, 2013
192 of the governments of the word have now sent the United Nations their promises for reductions of greenhouse gas emissions between now and 2030.
Taken together, they promise to increase global greenhouse gas emissions every year between now and 2030.
We were deeply saddened to hear of the death of Michael Meacher. As one of the first politicians to wake up to the threat posed by climate change, he was prepared to fight for what he believed in. As honorary Vice President of the Campaign against Climate Change, he spoke out for urgent climate action in and outside Parliament - seen left speaking at a rally in support of workers fighting to keep the Vestas wind turbine factory open.