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December 2021

December 12 in History

Often referred to as the Paris Accords or the Paris Climate Accords, the Paris Agreement, covering climate change mitigation, adaptation, and finance, was negotiated by 196 parties at the 2015 United Nations Climate Change Conference near…
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First fires, then floods

By Damien Cave WEE WAA — Two years ago, the fields outside Christina Southwell’s family home near the cotton capital of Australia looked like a dusty, brown desert as drought-fuelled wildfires burned to the north and south. Last week,…
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