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Tag : UN Climate Talks

16 Dec 2015

Diego Arguedas Ortiz: Paris delivers the promised climate deal to resounding cheer and applause

The impossible was made possible. Governments from 195 countries around the world emerged here with the first universal agreement to cut greenhouse gases emissions and reduce the negative impacts of climate change.

15 Dec 2015

Paris Agreement: Critical mass of nations to reach emission peak by 2030

A critical mass of countries will peak their greenhouse gas emissions by 2030 as a result of commitments made as part of the UN climate deal agreed in Paris.

13 Dec 2015

Daily Tck: Historic climate agreement reflects real world change, protects vulnerable people

In a historic moment, all the world’s countries came together to signal that it’s game over for fossil fuels

11 Dec 2015

Daily Tck: Day 11 of the Paris Climate Change Conference

Latest draft text is ambitious, but significant work remains

10 Dec 2015

Daily Tck: Day 10 of the Paris Climate Change Conference

Steam-lined text released Wednesday, retaining options for a credible pathway to 1.5ºC

08 Dec 2015

Daily Tck: Day 8 of the Paris Climate Change Conference

Ministers’ dig into remaining issues as pressure builds to deliver on new global climate agreement.

07 Dec 2015

Deforestation emissions could be halved by 2020, researchers say

Emissions from tropical deforestation could be reduced by 50% in the next five years, according to new research

06 Dec 2015

Daily Tck: Day 6 of the Paris Climate Change Conference

Draft Paris agreement forwarded to Ministers to resolve remaining issues and ultimately secure a new global climate agreement

05 Dec 2015

Daily Tck: Day 5 of the Paris Climate Change Conference

Finance and other unresolved cross-cutting issues limit progress to the margins of key issues

04 Dec 2015

Daily Tck: Day 4 of the Paris Climate Change Conference

New text out Thursday shows uneven progress, with finance remaining a key sticking point