Saturday, November 11th, 2017

 

Bati earns quarters spot with win over Italy as Hayne is sin-binned

Fiji Bati players celebrating Vunivalu's tries against Italy in Canberra. Photo: AAP

CANBERRA, Australia – November 10: 2.38pm (ABC): Fiji has advanced to the Rugby League World Cup quarter-finals however the team’s 38-10 win over Italy has been overshadowed by an ugly incident after Jarryd Hayne was sin-binned tonight.


Accelerated Action on Energy Needed to Implement Paris

renewable energy

BONN, Germany – November 10: 1.49pm (UNFCC): Leaders from a wide range of sectors came together today at the COP23 Energy Day to announce a new set of initiatives to transition to renewable energy and to show that more ambitious clean energy development can quickly become a bigger part of national climate plans submitted under the Paris Agreement.


Financing Must Triple to Meet Climate and SDG Goals for Water

Mariet Verhoef-Cohen

BONN, Germany – November 10: 1.13pm (UNFCC): The majority of national climate plans with an adaptation component which have been submitted under the Paris Climate Change Agreement prioritise action on water, yet financing would need to triple to 255 billion euros (about USD295 billion) per year to meet such targets.