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12 June headlines
Bonn meeting ends with last-minute compromise on Paris climate text
Climate change negotiators meeting in Bonn on Thursday came up with a last-minute compromise that observers hope will put the talks on track for a new global agreement on greenhouse gases. Guardian.
UN welcomes oil groups’ help to fight global warming
The UN will take up an offer from six of Europe’s largest oil and gas groups to help it fight global warming as countries work on sealing a new international climate change agreement. Financial Times.
Government trying to fast-track fracking without public consent
The government is trying to fast-track fracking by doing away with the need for the public to be consulted before test drilling goes ahead. Independent.
Climate change progress ‘too slow’
International climate talks have made progress but NGOs are calling for them to continue at a faster pace. Environmental groups said “difficult issues”, such as finance and emission cuts, had yet to be addressed. BBC.
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