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Climate change politics is blinding us to the devastating effects of dirty air

Published in The Guardian website on the 20th February 2016

Story by John Vidal

A rickshaw puller on a polluted a street in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Photograph: Zakir Hossain Chowdhury/Barcro

Governments are failing to address the links between air pollution and global warming. Doing so would save countless lives globally.

It is the greatest […]

France defends 'imperfect' fossil fuel sponsors for Paris climate summit

French climate official says sponsorship of UN climate conference by EDF, Air France, and other big carbon emitters was needed for financial reasons

Published on The Guardian website on 29th May 2015

Air France, along with EDF, Engie and other firms are partly sponsoring the COP21 Paris climate talks in December. Photograph: Stephane […]

Bee deaths: EU to ban neonicotinoid pesticides

Published on the BBC News website on 29th April 2013

The European Commission will restrict the use of pesticides linked to bee deaths by researchers, despite a split among EU states on the issue.

There is great concern across Europe about the collapse of bee populations.

Neonicotinoid chemicals in pesticides are believed to […]