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'Emerging compromises' in draft UN climate deal

Dec 09, 2015 - 10:45 PM

UPDATED French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius says the 29 page document reveals emerging compromises on the way to a historic universal climate deal

DEAL – OR NO DEAL? The draft text of the Paris agreement is shown being read by a participant at the Comité de Paris meeting during the COP21 climate change conference in Le Bourget, France, December 9, 2015. Photo by Benjamin Géminel/COP21

#COP21 deal: Indigenous peoples fear rights might be dropped

Dec 04, 2015 - 8:15 PM

The US EU and Norway are reportedly blocking reference to human rights in Article 2 which includes recognition of indigenous peoples rights

Indigenous peoples to world leaders: We carry burden of climate change

Dec 01, 2015 - 10:24 PM

This injustice calls for a commitment by the international community to compensate for the historical social and ecological debt we are suffering

GLOBAL INDIGENOUS CAUCUS. Indigenous peoples from the Arctic, North America, Asia, Pacific, Latin America, and the Caribbean, Russia and Eastern Europe, and Africa pause for a solemn moment of solidarity as they tackle their proposals to the COP21 in Paris, France. Photo by Voltaire Tupaz/Rappler

Climate talks kick off in Paris with sense of urgency

Nov 30, 2015 - 7:53 PM

Philippine negotiators express optimism the talks have a good chance to succeed

A picture taken on November 25, 2015 in Le Bourget near Paris shows the entrance of the venue that will host Paris' climate summit, also known as COP21. Dominique Faget/EPA

Optimism after Bonn climate talks

Jun 24, 2014 - 9:00 AM

The midyear talks showed how essential trust was in a process that could potentially steer nations into creating new norms of policies and practices

Getting call center agents in better shape

Mar 31, 2012 - 9:23 AM

Several Philippine call centers are investing in their workers health to boost productivity and profits