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UK and Mexico work together on deforestation

Making farming techniques more sustainable is considered key to protecting local forestry

Norway and Switzerland to explore carbon capture, storage and removal

It is part of their efforts to reduce and remove greenhouse gas emissions, with plans to explore cross-border market development for CCS and CDR

Slovakia secures €459m to support coal phase out by 2023

The EU funds will support a ‘fair transition’ for the country’s metals and chemicals industries in the Upper Nitra, Košice and Banská Bystrica regions towards climate neutrality

East Riding of Yorkshire sets climate strategy

The area has one of the fastest eroding coastlines in Europe, the council has said

Ultra Low Emission Zone to be expanded to cover all of London

It will come into effect on 29th August 2023 and will operate across all London boroughs

UK and South Africa strike climate health deal

Nine research institutions will collaborate on climate change and its impacts on health

UK signs £4bn trade deal with Morocco

Projects for investment include renewable energy, water desalination, transport and infrastructure

EU Commission approves €380m funding for new green projects

Projects will support nature and biodiversity, circular economy, climate change mitigation and adaptation while contributing to the clean energy transition across Europe

UK launches £1.5m carbon-cutting AI programme

Projects sought for funding include uses of AI that could enable a faster transition to renewable energy and decarbonise industry by improving energy productivity

Thunberg and activists sue Sweden for climate policy

They claim the country is not being ambitious enough in its policy