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Dangerous weaponry used on refugees with no legal status in Calais

The chemical compound contained in expired weapons may no longer be approved, write Anna Feigenbaum and Vyvian Raoul.

Filed in: European Union France Migration

The Calais evictions

French authorities began evicting refugees living in the Calais camp, Lydia Noon reports.

Filed in: France Refugees

The Jungle: Calais photo gallery

French officials have vowed to bulldoze the Calais migrant camp known as ‘The Jungle’. This gallery presents images from inside the migrant camp.

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COP21 and the invisible jungle of Calais

Cherri Foytlin meets refugees directly affected by climate change.

Filed in: Climate Change France Refugees

Why we should feel positive about Paris

Though the deal was a dud, this was no Copenhagen, argue Jess Worth and Danny Chivers.

Filed in: Cities Climate Change Conservation Environment France Indigenous Peoples Sustainability

Sámi grassroots fight for indigenous rights in Paris

The Sámi are the indigenous people of Northern Scandinavia and were in Paris with other indigenous to fight for climate justice. Ragnhild Freng Dale explains.

Filed in: Climate Change Environment France Indigenous Peoples

Paris deal: Epic fail on a planetary scale

The Paris Agreement is being hailed as a great success. But will it deliver climate justice? Danny Chivers and Jess Worth put it to the test.

Filed in: Climate Change Environment France Sustainability

COP21: From frontlines to redlines photo gallery

This New Internationalist photo gallery presents events from frontline struggles against climate change during the Paris climate talks.

Filed in: Cities Climate Change Environment France Sustainability

In final hours thoughts turn to look at what 'winning' looks like in Paris

As rich countries declare ‘ambition’ while racing to weaken the text, some climate justice campaigners are turning their backs on the COP21 negotiations and looking elsewhere for hope, reports Morgan Curtis.

Filed in: Climate Change Environment France Pollution Sustainability

What does COP21 loss and damage mean in human terms?

Visiting Paris from Gambia, Saiba Suso explains the politics and euphemisms that climate negotiators use and that conceal how the talks impact lives.

Filed in: Climate Change Environment France Gambia

Art, oil and arrests in Paris

Today, hundreds protested against oil sponsorship at the Louvre and ten were arrested. Jess Worth was in the thick of the action.

Filed in: Climate Change Environment France Oil Sustainability

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