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Cold chains can help mitigate the COVID-19 food crisis: key lessons from Uganda

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More sustainable plastics are within our grasp, but more research is needed - report

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What can be done to make heat pumps financially attractive for home heating?

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Masters graduate wins climate intervention prize with central banks proposal

A recent recipient of a Masters in Economics from the Humboldt University of Berlin, Andrew McConnell, has been awarded €1000 and will present to the Policy Advisory Board of the Oxford Martin Programme on the Post-Carbon Transition after his idea was chosen as the most promising ‘sensitive intervention point’ (SIP) that could tip the balance on climate change.

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Addressing the plastics problem

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Proactive engagement to understand and address wildlife trade in an unsettled world

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University of Oxford announces fossil fuel divestment and adoption of Oxford Martin Principles

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Ecological Society of America award for Professor Sir Charles Godfray

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Identifying the 'green growth tigers' of the 21st century

For the first time, economists have ranked countries’ current green production capabilities, indicating which countries are likely to be leaders in the green growth in the decades to come.

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Get the maths right on emissions or risk missing temperature target, warn Oxford scientists

The way that governments are setting targets for different greenhouse gas emissions could be “unfair, inefficient and dangerous”, researchers argue in a new paper.

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BP’s climate goals – do they go far enough?

It’s not often that environmental campaigners find themselves siding with the CEO of one of the world’s largest mining firms.

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Could your idea tip the balance on climate change and win €1000?

Submit your ‘runaway solution’ to global warming for a chance to win €1000 and pitch your winning idea to the Post-Carbon Transition team.

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