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Human-caused global change

How will climate change affect Scotland?

A summary of the latest science undertaken for the Scottish Government by Edinburgh-based ClimateXChange
(see downloads links on right side of the “summary” page)

Eco-Congregation Scotland

“A Christian environmental organisation addressing climate change, conservation and related issues.

We are ecumenical and help local churches of all kinds reduce their environmental impact while engaging with their local community.”

The UN conference on climate change, Paris, 2016


The Paris Agreement

The links between global change and poverty

Guardian article on a UN report (17 October 2016)

World bank:Climate change complicates efforts to end poverty

National Geographic: See what climate change means for the World's Poor

Laudato Si – Pope Francis,

UK report: State of Nature UK report 2016, The State of Nature in the UK and its Overseas Territories.

UNEP article on On China and its strategy for “eco-civilisation”

A Carbon Footprint Calculator

Links to resources to help with raising awareness of Climate Change, from "Hope for the Future"

Carbon Brief is a UK-based website covering the latest developments in climate science, climate policy and energy policy:

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