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Opposing views and progress: mid-conference update from COP11

Wed, 17/10/2012 - 17:54

The Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) is a political treaty, signed in 1992, that aims to develop strategies for the conservation and sustainable use of biodiversity...

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Not perfect, but something for everyone: Cancún climate talks end with optimism renewed

Mon, 13/12/2010 - 14:47

The climate change negotiations (COP-16) have concluded with the Cancún Agreement. After two weeks of intense discus...


Agreement close on REDD+ at Cancún

Fri, 10/12/2010 - 21:44

In the closing hours of the climate change conference in Cancún, Mexico, agreement seems to be close on REDD+ (Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation), which would provide a mechanism for delivering fin...


Final day at Climate Change COP16 - so what's happening?

Fri, 10/12/2010 - 07:10

Well with officially just over 24 hours to go until COP16 here in Cancún is scheduled to close – how are the negotiations progressing? Are we getting closer to a fair,...


The seven hot issues for the Cancún climate talks

Fri, 26/11/2010 - 11:37

After the disappointment of COP 15 of the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) in Copenhagen, which failed to finalise a binding agreement to tackle climate change, the planet Ea...