Demanding action on climate change: activists at St Peter’s Square, in the Vatican, urge a legally binding global agreement at COP21. Photograph: Gabriel Bouys/AFP/Getty

(...) threat for their intrinsic worth and not as resources for exploitation. And Francis emphasises that(...)

 An activist stands next to an effigy of the Eiffel Tower bathed in green light in front of the Brandenburg Gate ahead of climate change marches scheduled for this weekend  in Berlin. Photograph: Sean Gallup/Getty Images

(...)-out from the COP. Poland’s determination to continue exploiting its coal resources, as well as(...)

Minister for Communications, Energy and Natural Resources, Alex White (left) and Niall Greene, chair of Salmon Watch Ireland, at the annual salmon conference in Dublin.

(...) equally to every person, the Minister for Communications, Energy and Natural Resources, Alex White, told a(...)

File photograph of Perth, Western Australia. Thinkstock

(...) the sheer number of deaths has stretched the association’s resources. “We’re dealing with so many(...)

Dave McKay,  Royal Bank of Canada: “I want RBC to matter – to our clients, to our people and in our communities – both here in Canada and around the world, wherever we do business.”    Photograph: Aaron Harris/Bloomberg

(...) words McKay said to me in a discussion set up by RBC’s chief human resources officer, Zabeen Hirji(...)

COP21: Ireland has the advantage of exploiting renewable energy and not producing fossil fuels. Photograph: John Giles/PA Wire

(...) natural resources believes a similar lynchpin should be provided at policy level. “I think Irish business(...)

Luke McGrath of Leinster passes the ball during the European Rugby Champions Cup match between Bath and Leinster at the Recreation Ground. Photo: David Rogers/Getty Images

(...) longer play ‘our style’ of rugby with our resources while expecting to win European trophies and threaten(...)

From the point of view of mental health, cannabis increases risk of anxiety, depression and severe mental illness, such as schizophrenia and bipolar disorder (manic depression)

(...) resources to relatively low-level offenders, with very little yield in terms of convictions, deterrence(...)

Record: former deputy chairman of Kenmare Resources Donal Kinsella leaving court with his wife Joan after he was awarded €10 million in damages in a defamation case at the High Court. Photograph: Collins Courts

(...) after they decided in 2010 he was defamed in a press release issued by his employer, Kenmare Resources(...)

 Nicolas Hulot: President François Hollande’s special envoy for the climate and a chief organiser of COP21:  “The real question is will it be half a success, a full success or an absolute success?”Photograph:  Kenzo Tribouillard/AFP/Getty Images)

(...) establishment of an international organisation to manage the world’s common property – food resources, natural(...)