COP 24 - updates

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2018 temperatures set to be among hottest on record – UN

Nov 29, 2018 - 6:21 PM

(UPDATED) 'It is worth repeating once again that we are the first generation to fully understand climate change and the last generation to be able to do something about it'

CHANGE. A boy watches the shore from a boat near Sirajganj, Bangladesh, a community affected by severe erosion that has left many displaced. Photo by Amanda Nero/UN/IOM

Leaders back climate change urgency in New York

Sep 25, 2018 - 4:02 PM

UN climate chief Patricia Espinosa calls on nations to unite behind limiting global warming to the less than 2ºC enshrined in the 2015 Paris accord.

CLIMATE CHANGE. This file photo shows Patricia Espinosa in a 2012 press conference. File photos by Pablo Porciuncula/AFP

Could coal lobbying and free speech curbs hamper pivotal UN climate talks?

Jun 02, 2018 - 4:22 PM

Civil society groups are worried that the Paris Agreement could crumble at the last minute, as the final meeting to decide its implementation will be held in Poland, Europe's second biggest coal-producing country

A mockup of a planet earth is displayed at the Rheinaue park during the COP23 United Nations Climate Change Conference in Bonn, Germany. / AFP PHOTO / PATRIK STOLLARZ