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Kiribati President Favors Buying Land Elsewhere As Islands Are Threatened By Rising Sea Levels

OSLO, Sept 22 (Reuters) – The president of the Pacific island state of Kiribati favors buying more land abroad after a purchase in Fiji, to secure both food supplies and perhaps a future home if rising sea levels swamp low-lying atolls. 468 more words

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Crews Make Gains Against Destructive California Wildfire, Helped By Weather

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Cooler, wet weather helped firefighters make progress on a huge Northern California wildfire that destroyed nearly three-dozen structures, forced the evacuation of more than 2,000 people and forced the cancellation of a sporting event because of the smoke. 338 more words

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Δομή Ενημέρωσης Ανέργων και Επιχειρήσεων Λευκάδας

Η Δομής Ενημέρωση Ανέργων & Επιχειρήσεων του Μη Κυβερνητικού Οργανισμού Equal Society σας ενημερώνει για θέσεις εργασίας στη Λευκάδα για το χρονικό διάστημα 22-09-2014 έως 29-09-2014. 36 more words

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New investment for Adler and Allan

Oil and environmental services group, Adler and Allan, has secured the backing of private equity house LDC, part of the Lloyds Banking Group, as the firm plans further expansion. 417 more words

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Lawyers’ group calls for international court on climate change

An increasing number of extreme weather events are wreaking havoc on the world’s most vulnerable people and bulldozing economies, but climate laws are woefully inadequate to deal with human rights, says a groundbreaking new report by an influential lawyers’ group. 895 more words

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