Day: October 9, 2009

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Final Press Briefing from Bangkok Climate Talks

The following video is the final press briefing from the climate talks in Bangkok, Thailand.  UNFCCC Executive Secretary Yvo de Boer speaks on progress made and challenges remaining at the conclusion of the two-week negotiating sessions, one of the last chances to iron out major points of contention ahead of the COP15 Climate Change Conference […]Read More

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Look Under the Hood of the Climate Negotiations (Getting the

The two-week global warming negotiations in Bangkok, Thailand are just wrapping up. There are five key elements to the Copenhagen Agreement (as I’ve discussed on a number of occasions): Strong leadership from developed countries with firm and aggressive emissions reductions targets in the near-term (e.g., 2020 and 2030) and strong signals that they will significantly […]Read More