Loss and Damage - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Loss and Damage


Vanishing Brgy. Alaska: Who's paying for loss and damage?

Dec 14, 2017 - 7:30 AM

Some 306 families in Barangay Alaska, Aringay, La Union are pleading to be relocated as rising seas threaten to submerge their community

ENCROACHING SEA. Editha Rulloda of Sitio Berlin Barangay Alaska Aringay, La Union shows water closing in on her house. Photo by Arnold Diaz Manongdo

Climate groups lament lack of loss and damage finance pledges in COP 23

Nov 20, 2017 - 12:17 PM

Climate groups agree that the loss and damage finance agenda has been sidelined in the COP 23 negotiations

Crunch time for 'loss and damage' in Paris climate talks

Dec 10, 2015 - 1:57 AM

The vast majority of civil society organizations present at COP 21 believe that Loss Damage must have its own section in the agreement

ABUZZ. The Philippine delegation office is abuzz with talk on the latest draft of the Paris climate agreement released on December 9, 2015

PH commissioner: Where Warsaw conference succeeded, failed

Nov 29, 2013 - 7:16 PM

Climate commissioner Naderev Saño said the Philippine delegation wanted 3 things from CoP 19 He assesses how the negotiations fared on each

PROGRESS? Climate Change Commissioner Naderev 'Yeb' Saño says CoP19 was a relative success on one level and a dismal failure on another. Photo by Pia Ranada/Rappler

Walkout in UN meet over climate compensation

Nov 21, 2013 - 3:18 PM

PH 132 other developing nations walk out of critical talks over climate compensation

PROTEST IN WARSAW. In this photo, the Philippines' head negotiator Naderev Sano (center) and supporters hold banners while attending the United Nations Climate Change Conference COP 19 on November 19, 2013 in Warsaw. Photo by AFP/Janek Skarzynski