Paris climate change agreement - updates

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Rappler Talk: Vernice Victorio on Duterte's approach to climate change

Mar 01, 2017 - 7:38 PM

Climate Change Commission Vice Chairperson Vernice Victorio talks about President Rodrigo Duterte s signing of the Paris Agreement

Duterte eyes changes to PH contribution to Paris climate deal

Mar 01, 2017 - 3:18 PM

The President agrees to sign the Paris climate pact after being assured that the country s Intended Nationally Determined Contribution can still be revised

ROAD TO RATIFICATION. President Rodrigo Duterte presides over the Joint Climate Change Commission Board Meeting at the State Dining Room of Malacañang on January 31, 2017. File photo by Ace Morandante/Presidential Photo

Paris climate deal submitted to Duterte for approval

Jan 31, 2017 - 11:21 PM

After the President signs the Instrument of Accession it will be sent to Senate for concurrence after which it becomes a legally binding treaty

DUTERTE AND CLIMATE CONCERNS. President Rodrigo Duterte gives a speech at the ceremonial switch-on of the Sarangani Energy Corporation Power Plant in Maasim, Sarangani on January 26, 2017. File photo by Karl Normal Alonzo/Presidential Photo

WATCH: Advocates urge PH Senate to ratify Paris climate deal after Duterte nod

Nov 07, 2016 - 11:31 PM

Nearly 100 countries ratify or accept the landmark agreement that seeks to curb global warming but the Philippines is not among them

Kerry and Duterte discuss Paris climate agreement

Jul 27, 2016 - 6:29 PM

Kerry explains aspects of the Paris climate deal to Duterte who says he is willing to follow the agreement as long as everything is fair says Presidential Spokesman Ernesto Abella

COURTESY CALL. President Rodrigo Duterte chats with US Secretary of State John F. Kerry during a courtesy call at the Malacañang Palace on July 27, 2016. Photo by King Rodriguez/PPD

Duterte willing to talk about Paris climate change agreement

Jul 22, 2016 - 11:40 PM

The Philippine president says he still has misgivings about the international climate pact but is ready to talk if the agreement takes into consideration his plans for the country s economy

WILLING TO TALK. President Rodrigo Duterte attends a Testimonial Dinner Reception organized by the San Beda Law Alumni Association at Club Filipino in San Juan City, Manila on July 14, 2016. KING RODRIGUEZ/PPD

#COP21: Philippines set to accept UN climate change pact

Dec 12, 2015 - 11:02 PM

UPDATED One of the leading voices among vulnerable countries the Philippines intends to accept the final version of the UN climate agreement without any changes

PH DECIDES. During this crunch-time meeting, the Philippine delegation heads decide to accept the latest draft of the UN climate change agreement. Photo by Pia Ranada/Rappler

#COP21: 4 crucial things PH wants from the UN climate deal

Dec 10, 2015 - 8:15 PM

UPDATED If these 4 things are included in the final UN climate pact the Philippine team will consider their efforts at COP21 a success

PH IN PARIS. Head of Philippine delegation Manny de Guzman speaks during a major gathering of negotiators at the UN climate talks in Paris. Photo from Tony La Viña