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25-01-2021 - 31-01-2021

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27.01. The Kyiv District Administrative Court has ordered the Ministry of Education and Science to review textbooks on Ukrainian history for secondary schools published in 2018 and 2019, in terms of an accurate account of the events of 2013-2014, including the Revolution of Dignity.
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27.01. There is a growing number of lawsuits against governments and corporations for defaulting on their climate change commitments. In 2017, 884 such claims were registered in 24 countries, with 654 claims in the United States. And in 2020, their number has almost doubled. At least 1,550 lawsuits were filed in 38 countries, 1,200 in the United States.
news.un.org
27.01. The Verkhovna Rada supported the bill No. 3612 "On the All-Ukrainian Referendum" in the second reading and as a whole.
interfax.com.ua
25januaryMonday
26.01. The ambassadors of the G7 countries presented a roadmap for judicial and anti-corruption reform in Ukraine. The proposals also concern changes in the work of the Constitutional Court.
news.rbc.ua
26.01. The share of renewable energy sources in electricity generation in Europe in 2020 for the first time in history exceeded the share of fossil fuels (38 percent of all electricity was generated from renewable sources and 37 percent from fossil fuels) - a report by the British think tank Ember and the German institute Agora Energiewe .26.01. The share of renewable energy sources in electricity generation in Europe in 2020 for the first time in history exceeded the share of fossil fuels (38 percent of all electricity was generated from renewable sources and 37 percent from fossil fuels) - a report by the British think tank Ember and the German institute Agora Energiewe .
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26.01. The fifth round of meetings of the Syrian Constitutional Committee has started in Geneva under the auspices of the UN. The meetings of the Committee will continue until Friday, January 29 inclusive.
www.aa.com.tr