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Call for monthly climate change fast

by a staff reporter

CHRISTIANS concerned about climate change are being asked to fast and pray on the first day of every month for a year, as momentum builds towards a new international climate-change agreement to be signed in December 2015.

The initiative follows the fast of Yeb Sano, the head of the Philippines' delegation at the UN's climate talks last year, in the wake of the devastation caused by Typhoon Haiyan in his country (

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