A damning new UN report published Sunday said the world is falling badly behind in the race to avert climate disaster as a result of runaway warming, with the five-year period ending 2019 set to be the hottest ever.
Norway will provide Gabon, which is almost 90 percent covered by forest, with $150 million (136 million euros) to battle deforestation, according to the Central African Forest Initiative (CAFI).
The coalition was launched in June with a call to action by the United Nations, business and civil society leaders
Both Chinese companies anticipate a significant growth in business once Brazil starts deploying its fifth-generation wireless technology (5G) and Oi’s 360,000 kilometers (224,000 miles) of fiber infrastructure is seen as an attractive asset
US trade regulators approved 10 out of 15 requests for tariff exemptions filed by Apple Inc
Analysts said they had gotten off to a better start than the last cycle a year ago.
Close to 2,000 United Nations employees have called for the global body to reduce its carbon footprint, including through curbs on their own diplomatic perks like business-class flights and travel handouts.
Bezos announced a number of actions at a press conference in Washington ahead of the upcoming Climate Week in New York
The 16-year-old described the numbers of people who took to the streets as "unbelievable" -- from Asia-Pacific to Europe and Africa.
The review was launched in 2018 after revelations that the political consultancy hijacked personal data on millions of Facebook users.