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Climate Conference: Before Paris, there’s Bonn

31. August 2015 - 15:59
Source: Economic Times - No real investments in energy are possible in India with its high interest rate, says France's special representative for climate change Laurence Tubiana prior to this week's Bonn meet

Kerry, Obama to urge action on global warming issues at Alaska conference on Arctic

31. August 2015 - 15:59
Source: AP - Scientists are "overwhelmingly unified" in concluding that humans are contributing to global climate change, Secretary of State John Kerry said Sunday night, and the public is slowly getting the full picture.

Will Ghana present a fair and ambitious idea to climate conference?

31. August 2015 - 15:59
Source: Ghanaweb - Most nations, including all major countries, are in the process of preparing their contribution to present at the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) to be held in Paris at Le Bourget site in France from 30th November to 11th December.

This is climate change: Alaskan villagers struggle as island is chewed up by the sea

31. August 2015 - 15:59
Source: LA Times - In this town of 403 residents 83 miles above the Arctic Circle, beaches are disappearing, ice is melting, temperatures are rising, and the barrier reef Kivalina calls home gets smaller and smaller with every storm.

Essence of the Paris agreement will be a co-operative approach: France's Laurence Tubiana

31. August 2015 - 15:59
Source: Economic Times - France's Special Representative for the 2015 Paris Climate Conference Laurence Tubiana says that the essence of the Paris agreement will be a co-operative approach—"what every country can do, and how we can do better together".

Time and tide not waiting for climate negotiators

31. August 2015 - 15:59
Source: Straits Times - Diplomats are gathering in Bonn from today to thrash out the draft of a climate-rescue pact to be adopted at a year-end United Nations conference in Paris.

Climate negotiators urged to up pace at Bonn session

31. August 2015 - 15:59
Source: RTCC - As politicians converge on substantive issues, interim talks next week must address the legal structure of a global deal

Clock ticking as climate negotiators meet in Bonn

31. August 2015 - 15:59
Source: AFP - Diplomats will gather in Bonn from Monday to thrash out the draft of a climate pact to be adopted at a U.N. conference in Paris in December.

Paris Climat 2015 : « Il n'y a pas de plan B, parce qu'il n'y a pas de planète B »

31. August 2015 - 15:59
Source: Radio-Canada - Un événement politique, économique, diplomatique et scientifique majeur va se dérouler dans la capitale française du 30 novembre au 11 décembre prochain : la 21e Conference of parties, la COP-21.

Zambia calls on Africa to adopt climate resilient agricultural policies

28. August 2015 - 15:59
Source: Xinhua - The Zambian government has called on African countries to adopt climate resilient agricultural policies if the continent is to adapt to the effects of climate change.

Paris Bans All Cars For a Day in September

28. August 2015 - 15:59
Source: Forbes - The city of Paris is trying an interesting experiment next month. ‘Une Journée Sans Voiture’ translates to ‘A Day Without a Car,’ and on September 27th Paris will prohibit all motorized vehicles from taking to the streets.

Snowy Canada Endures Drought, Heat, Fires as Planet Gets Warmer

28. August 2015 - 15:59
Source: Bloomberg - Canada is maybe one of the last places that come to mind when you think about heat waves and drought. Think again.

Developing nations need $133 bln geothermal investment by 2030-report

28. August 2015 - 15:59
Source: Reuters - Kenya and Turkey have exceeded forecasts for harnessing geothermal energy, but other developing countries, including Indonesia and the Philippines, are lagging behind on leveraging the renewable power source, a new analysis shows.

Ghana gets $8 million to fight climate change effects

28. August 2015 - 15:59
Source: Ghanaweb - The Adaptation Fund Board (AFB) has approved $ 8 million for Ghana to support the government to protect the climate and reduce the effect of climate change on the ecosystem and people.

Water, Climate, Energy Intertwined with Fight Against Poverty in Central America

28. August 2015 - 15:59
Source: IPS - Central America’s toolbox to pull 23 million people – almost half of the population – out of poverty must include three indispensable tools: universal access to water, a sustainable power supply, and adaptation to climate change.

Climate Talks: India to Hold Meeting of LMDCs

28. August 2015 - 15:59
Source: The New India Express - Ahead of the crucial UN climate talks in Paris later this year, India would hold a meeting, of ‘Like-Minded Developing Countries’ (LMDCs) in September, on climate change to build a consensus on issues related to adaptation, mitigation and financing.

Why Climate Change Could Make Hurricane Impact Worse

28. August 2015 - 15:59
Source: TIME - Hurricane Katrina surprised disaster preparedness authorities when it made landfall 10 years ago, leveling entire communities and killing more than 1,800 people.

Según la NASA, desde 1992 el nivel del mar subió casi 8 centímetros en el mundo

28. August 2015 - 15:59
Source: EFE - La subida del nivel del mar pone en riesgo numerosas ciudades y pueblos costeros, y amenaza con borrar del mapa multitud de islas. En algunos casos, especialmente en el Pacífico, desaparecerían países enteros.

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