Author: Yao Zhe

Money remains distant honeypot as climate summit ends

UN meet fails major test, marks successes elsewhere

The annual UN climate summit ended in Bonn, Germany, with no agreement on providing money to developing countries, but a promise to talk about the vexed issue next year. Despite working overtime and through the night, delegates from 195 national governments failed to break the deadlock at the summit, scheduled from November 6 to…Read more

US seeks to allay fears over climate action

The US will continue to take action on climate change, its chief negotiator said, even as developing nations struggled to get their concerns addressed in the draft ‘Marrakech Call for Action’

“Heads of state can and will change, but we can and we will sustain a durable effort to conquer climate change,” says Jonathan Pershing, chief climate negotiator of the US government…Read More