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  • New faultlines widen at UN climate talks

    New faultlines widen at UN climate talks

    Fraught UN climate talks revealed growing frustration this week among vulnerable nations and observers.

  • UN talks limp towards global 2015 climate deal

    UN talks limp towards global 2015 climate deal

    Almost 200 countries on Saturday kept alive hopes for a global deal in 2015 to fight climate change after overcoming disputes on greenhouse gas emissions cuts and aid for poor nations at a meeting widely criticised as lacking urgency.

  • Rich vs poor deadlock broken at UN climate talks

    Rich vs poor deadlock broken at UN climate talks

    Almost 200 nations kept a plan to reach a new UN climate pact in 2015 alive on Saturday when rich and poor countries reached a compromise on sharing out the efforts needed to slow global warming.

  • UN climate talks reach impasse as nations battle over finance

    UN climate talks reach impasse as nations battle over finance

    Talks to lay the foundations for a new UN climate pact due in 2015 were deadlocked as they ran into overtime on Saturday.

  • UN climate talks blocked over aid, steps to 2015 deal

    UN climate talks blocked over aid, steps to 2015 deal

    Almost 200 nations were deadlocked on Saturday over how to step up aid to ease the impact of global warming on developing nations as part of the foundations of an elusive U.N. climate accord due in 2015.

  • Green groups quit Warsaw climate talks over lack of progress

    Green groups quit Warsaw climate talks over lack of progress

    Several major environmental groups, including Greenpeace and WWF, have walked out of U.N. climate talks in Warsaw in protest at what they see as a lack of progress towards an international deal to curb rising global greenhouse gas emissions.

  • What do climate talks in Doha mean for the carbon market?

    U.N. climate talks in Doha, Qatar, were unlikely to have any impact on depressed carbon markets, analysts said.

  • Qatar climate talks fail to break deadlock

    Qatar climate talks fail to break deadlock

    Qatar, the host country, today launched desperate measures to salvage the failing climate talks in Doha by proposing a compromise agreement that was low on ambition but kept the Kyoto Protocol and the prospect of a successor deal alive, as the talks ...

  • UN climate talks go into overtime in Qatar

    UN climate talks go into overtime in Qatar

    The world's poorest countries, inundated by rising seas and worsening disasters, made a last ditch plea for financial help early Saturday as negotiators at United Nations climate talks struggled to reach an ambitions deal to combat global warming.

  • Money in focus as United Nations climate talks enter last day

    Money in focus as United Nations climate talks enter last day

    A dispute over money clouded U.N. climate talks on Friday, as rich and poor countries sparred over funds meant to help the developing world cover the rising costs of mitigating global warming and adapting to it.

  • Doha climate talks threatened over funding

    Doha climate talks threatened over funding

    A row over who will pay for dealing with the accelerating impact of climate change soured UN debate in Doha, where a final day of haggling was expected to do nothing to curb greenhouse gas pollution.

  • Poor countries demand action at UN climate talks

    Poor countries demand action at UN climate talks

    A delegate from typhoon-hit Philippines demanded on Thursday that ministers at the United Nations climate talks put aside their political differences and take bold steps to combat global warming.

  • Typhoon-hit Philippines seeks action at climate talks

    Typhoon-hit Philippines seeks action at climate talks

    Catastrophe-hit Philippines on Thursday led a host of countries in making an emotional plea to rich nations to salvage the listless climate talks here, as civil society groups launched a scathing attack on 'deal blockers', warning that the Doha round...

  • Activists accuse Arab states over climate change at UN talks

    Activists accuse Arab states over climate change at UN talks

    Arab nations have failed to use U.N. talks on climate change to put forward any meaningful measures on tackling the problem in their own countries, delegates and environmental activists said on Wednesday.

  • United Nations chief urges 'strong commitment' at climate talks

    United Nations chief urges 'strong commitment' at climate talks

    UN chief Ban Ki-moon on Tuesday urged negotiators at global climate talks in Doha to show "strong political commitment" to reducing Earth-damaging greenhouse gas emissions.

  • Climate talks deadlocked as countdown starts for final week

    Climate talks deadlocked as countdown starts for final week

    UN climate negotiators bickered in Doha on Monday over cash and commitments needed to curb Earth-warming greenhouse gases, even as fresh alarm bells were rung about the perils the planet faces.

  • Climate "changing before our eyes": World Meteorological Organization

    Climate 'changing before our eyes': World Meteorological Organization

    The fact that Arctic sea ice has melted this year to its lowest recorded level shows, along with other weather extremes, that "climate change is taking place before our eyes", the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) said on Wednesday.

  • United Nations climate talks open in Qatar

    United Nations climate talks open in Qatar

    U.N. talks on a new climate pact resumed on Monday in oil and gas-rich Qatar, where negotiators from nearly 200 countries will discuss fighting global warming and helping poor nations adapt to it.

  • UN talks seen falling short despite climate change fears

    UN talks seen falling short despite climate change fears

    Despite mounting alarm about climate change, almost 200 nations meeting in Doha from Monday are likely to pay little more than lip service to the need to rein in rising greenhouse gas emissions.

  • Qatar set to host major climate talks

    Qatar set to host major climate talks

    When the tiny desert nation of Qatar was chosen to host the latest round of United Nations climate change negotiations, environmentalists were stunned.

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