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A Leeds researcher has been awarded a Fellowship in Agriculture and Climate Change to engage with the international climate negotiations in the run up to and beyond COP26.

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Changes in the Earth’s climate caused by human activity are being observed in every region and across the whole climate system, according to a major international report released today.

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Research into global climate models by leading international academics shows that current economic policies are in danger of leading nations away from emission and global warming targets.

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Global climate policy must push energy demand in buildings towards zero – and money-based incentives could successfully influence energy-saving behaviour, according to a new study.

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A West Yorkshire city’s ambitious plans to tackle the effects of climate change are being supported by three University of Leeds students.