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Gulf states quiet on climate change pledges
The wealthy states have not yet pledged to cut emissions, but green energy projects are blooming in the oil-rich region.
Last updated: 01 Dec 2012 11:20 GMT
Abu Dhabi's Masdar Plan
A new skyscraper-free city in the United Arab Emirates is taking clean technology to heart.
Last updated: 12 Nov 2011 09:25 GMT
Going green in Abu Dhabi's desert
Springing up the most unlikely environment, Masdar City aims to be the world's first zero-carbon emissions city.
Last updated: 16 Oct 2010 04:10 GMT
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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
At least 25 tax collectors have been killed since 2012 in Mogadishu, a city awash in weapons and abject poverty.
Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
3D printers can cheaply construct homes and could soon be deployed to help victims of catastrophe rebuild their lives.
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