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Climate change: China aims for 'carbon neutrality by 2060'China's surprise announcement of a long-term goal to curb emissions boosts UN climate talks.
UN climate talks pushed back to November 2021 due to coronavirusObservers caution against inaction due to the delay, with the UN warning that time is not on the planet's side.
Key UN climate talks delayed until November 2021Key international climate talks postponed as the result of the pandemic will now take place in the UK in November 2021, a year later than scheduled, it has been announced.
Britain, Host of U.N. Climate Talks, Proposes Full-Year Pandemic DelayThe postponement, expected to be approved, could result in national recovery plans with high environmental costs, some diplomats say.
COP26: UK proposes new date for delayed climate change summitBBC Local News: Glasgow and West Scotland -- Key UN climate talks were due to take place in Glasgow in November 2020 but could now take place one year later.
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UN climate talks overshadowed by UK-Scotland tensionsGlasgow (AFP) Feb 18, 2020 Rising security costs, lack of planning and tensions between Scottish nationalists and the British government have cast a shadow of uncertainty over the UN's COP 26..
Bank of England’s Carney: Business must come clean quickly on climateLONDON: Bank of England Governor Mark Carney called on the world’s businesses to publish strategies for cutting carbon emissions and adopting cleaner power sources by November, when world leaders..
More Government climate action needed, says GoveMichael Gove has acknowledged that the Government needs to do more to show leadership on global warming, as the UK prepares to host crucial UN climate talks.
Ban on new petrol and diesel cars brought forward to 2035 as UN talks launchedA ban on sales of new petrol and diesel vehicles will be brought forward to 2035, under plans outlined as the Prime Minister launches key UN climate talks in the UK.
Climate change: UK has 'one shot' at success at Glasgow COP26If the Glasgow meeting fails, it will raise tough questions about the UN climate talks process, says the woman in charge.
COP25: Another Lost Opportunity – AnalysisBy Rajeesh Kumar* The 2019 United Nations Climate Change Conference, or COP25, held in Madrid from December 2-13, ended without any significant progress. Though the conference was the longest in the..
Climate action must now focus on the global rich and their corporations(MENAFN - The Conversation) The latest UN climate talks, known as COP24 , have just concluded. The supposed story this time was one of a grinding victory by the EU and developing n...
UN Bureaucrats Chow Down On Burgers, While Attacking Meat – OpEdThey came for your car, your light bulb, your dishwasher and washing machine, your toilet, your electricity, your airline flight and so much more. Now you can add your burger and steak to their list of..
Canada's new environment minister disappointed by results of UN talksCanada's new environment minister is expressing disappointment at Sunday's lacklustre resolution of UN climate talks in Madrid.
Longest UN climate talks end with no deal on carbon marketsAfter getting the longest ever extension in the history of annual UN climate conferences, two weeks of talks ended on a disappointing note on Sunday with all key issues — rules on carbon markets,..
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UN climate talks a 'lost opportunity', says Guterres(MENAFN - Gulf Times) A major climate summit wrapped up in Madrid Sunday with a compromise deal that left little to show, prompting UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres to lament ...
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Longest UN climate talks end with little progressThe longest U.N. climate talks on record came to a disappointing end Sunday in Madrid, with delegates from almost 200 nations at odds over how to address climate change and postponing debate about..
Carbon markets fail to win backing at UN climate talksEnvoys from almost 200 countries endorsed a limited set of measures to rein in climate change, shelving efforts to expand carbon markets as a tool to fight global warming. Delegates at a United Nations..
UN climate talks undone by ‘ghost from the past’Legacy of carbon credits created under 1997 Kyoto protocol turned into fatal obstacle
UN climate talks limp towards finish line with little consensusDemonstrations reflect growing frustration, particularly among young people, at slow pace of government efforts.
UN climate talks stagger towards 'mediocre' outcomeA read on how far each country is willing to slash carbon emissions or assist less wealthy peers to do likewise - has largely failed to materialise.