United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change

 
Climate change Bill needs to be strengthened
Climate change Bill needs to be strengthened
South Africa, like the rest of world, cannot and does not deny the negative effects of climate change. The Climate Change Bill, published on June...
A dummy's guide: Making sense of COP17
A dummy's guide: Making sense of COP17
COP17 has come and gone, leaving many South Africans still scratching their heads about what it all meant. You have questions, we have answers.
Climate change group charting universal agreement
Climate change group charting universal agreement
An ad hoc group will work towards charting a new universal legal agreement on climate change, the presidency of the 17th United Nations Conference...
COP17: Talks stumble toward uncertain end
COP17: Talks stumble toward uncertain end
A draft global pact on climate change released on Saturday boosted United Nations talks already deep into overtime, but negotiators worried that the...
COP 17 omission leaves black hole
COP 17 omission leaves black hole
An environmental blind spot in President Jacob Zuma's February 10 State of the Nation address has caused international concern about South Africa's...
SA sets sights on climate targets
SA sets sights on climate targets
The biggest problem at the recent United Nations climate talks in Cancún was getting the United States on board, Edna Molewa, South Africa's...
Planning needed to avoid climate change COP-out in Durban
Planning needed to avoid climate change COP-out in Durban
Perhaps it is Fifa World Cup syndrome -- a combination of complacency and a blasé attitude -- or just South Africans' tendency to wake up late to...
Will our grandchildren revile the 'lost decade'?
Will our grandchildren revile the 'lost decade'?
The first decade of the 21st century dawned with a global strategy to fight climate change but ended in chaos with the UN system in tatters while...
UN climate chief optimistic over Copenhagen talks
UN climate chief optimistic over Copenhagen talks
The United Nations's top climate negotiator voiced optimism on Monday that a deal can be salvaged next month at world talks on global warming, but...
UN: Time running short for climate-change deal
UN: Time running short for climate-change deal
Time is running short to pull together a global climate-change deal in crucial talks in Copenhagen in December, the United Nations climate-change...
Climate change: Talking about talks
Climate change: Talking about talks
Yvo de Boer, executive secretary of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, refers to 2009 as 'the year of climate change”....

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