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Tag: Global Legislators Organization

  • Saturday, November 24th 2012 - 21:59 UTC

    Why the Qatar Summit could bring new direction for action on climate change

    Lord Hunt is Visiting Professor at Delft University, and former Director-General of the UK Met office.

    By Lord Hunt & Terry Townshend - We have learnt to expect surprises at UN climate change summits. At Durban, a year ago, there was the unexpected, but welcome, agreement to begin negotiations on a new legally binding instrument involving all major emitters of greenhouse gases, to be finalised by 2015, and to take effect in 2020.

  • Sunday, November 27th 2011 - 01:49 UTC

    Imperceptibly, the tide of debate is turning on climate change

    The climate change conference takes place in Durban from 28 November to 9 December

    The forthcoming Durban (Climate change) conference comes at a major crossroads in international relations, with continuing economic malaise in the West being counterpoised with the increasingly rapid shift of power to emerging economies. Mirroring this structural change is a fundamental shift in the centre of gravity of the global climate change debate that few have yet to recognize.