G77 - updates

Rappler's latest stories on G77


What a Duterte presidency will mean for climate action in the Philippines

May 17, 2016 - 6:30 PM

As president he will chair the Climate Change Commission which mainly negotiates for the country at the United Nations

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PH after Paris Agreement adoption: Tired but victorious

Dec 13, 2015 - 10:36 AM

The decision ends weeks of gruelling negotiations for the Philippine delegation

DEAL FOR PH. Minutes after deciding to adopt the final draft Paris Agreement on Climate Change, the Philippine delegation poses for a photo. Photo by Pia Ranada/Rappler

Money row threatens efforts to seal historic climate pact

Dec 03, 2015 - 8:31 AM

Bureaucrats become quickly ensnared in familiar rows that have condemned previous efforts to failure

A visitor attends a conference at the COP21 World Climate Change Conference 2015 in Le Bourget, north of Paris, France, December 1, 2015. Guilliaume Horcajuelo/EPA

Rich nations stalling climate finance negotiations?

Oct 22, 2015 - 9:26 PM

The G77 bloc of developing nations insists that firm funding commitments from developed nations must make it into the core of the agreement

CLIMATE TALKS. French Foreign Affairs Minister and COP 21 President Laurent Fabius (6-L) and Minister of the Environment of Peru and COP20 President Manuel Pulgar-Vidal (5-L) pose with heads of delegations for a family picture during the opening of the first series of informal ministerial consultations. Photo by Jacky Naegelen/Pool/EPA

Climate diplomats regroup after rocky start to key talks

Oct 20, 2015 - 9:00 PM

The discussions took a detour Monday when developing countries claimed their core demands had been summarily excised from a blueprint

CLIMATE TALKS. A French stall advertising the upcoming climate summit in Paris, pictured at the World Conference Center in Bonn, Germany, October 20, 2015. The UN climate change conference in Bonn is in preparation for the climate summit in Paris from 30 November until 11 December. Photo by Oliver Berg/EPA

On climate change: A message from NY to Paris

Sep 25, 2014 - 6:15 PM

Cooperative action could perhaps be the best bet to bring together in the words of President Aquino a global maximum effort that will deliver a climate agreement that is fair balanced and in line with the principles of the Convention


Bolivia calls to end UN Security Council at G77 summit

Jun 16, 2014 - 12:33 AM

The UN body should be eliminated because it has encouraged wars and invasions by imperial powers to appropriate natural resources of invaded countries says Bolivia president Evo Morales

SUMMIT. The President of Bolivia and President pro tempore of the G77 + China, Evo Morales (L) speaks with China's vice-chairman of the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress, Chen Zhu, during a meeting in the framework of the G77+China Summit in Santa Cruz, Bolivia, on June 14, 2014. Photo by AFP/PRESIDENCIA - FREDDY ZARCO

With China as guest, G77 summit seeks new development commitments

Jun 15, 2014 - 1:08 AM

Leaders of developing nations plus China meet to draft a global anti poverty agenda at a summit that also showcases Latin America s burgeoning relationship with the Asian giant