Here are the top stories compiled from major international English-language news outlets.

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COP26: Canada and UK launch new research alliance for climate adaptation
Universities, aid organisations and national governments have launched a new group to coordinate research into adapting to climate change, amid concerns that the right evidence is not reaching people damaged by global warming.  

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China pledge could trigger big drop in new coal plants in Asia: Study
China said it would no longer build coal plants overseas.. Read more at straitstimes.com.
John Kerry says US 'won't have coal' by 2030
U.S. climate envoy John Kerry says America will stop burning coal sometime within the end of the decade.
Cop26: world on track for disastrous heating of more than 2.4C, says key report
Research from world’s top climate analysis coalition contrasts sharply with last week’s optimism
COP26: Global index for measuring resilience to climate risk launched
GRII will provide a globally consistent model for the assessment of resilience across all sectors and geographies.
Opinion | The Climate Summit Has Me Very Energized, and Very Afraid
Much of the world wouldn't make sacrifices to fight Covid, so why think it will to stop climate change?