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These pages and sections capture news of climate change and stories about the groundswell of climate action by governments, companies, cities, the UN and civil society around the globe. To provide feedback, email us at press@unfccc.int Photo©Naziha Mestaoui

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THE use of local language in local communities by speakers of that speech community, for climate change awareness is essentially fundamental in development work. Many NGOs, the government and implementing partners alike always find their development programmes failing simply because they would want to sound sophisticated and knowledgeable — to the detriment of achieving results.

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