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Canada’s withdrawal from Kyoto Protocol regrettable – UN climate official

13 December 2011 – Canada’s decision to withdraw from the Kyoto Protocol is surprising and regrettable, the United Nations climate change chief Christiana Figueres said today, calling on developed countries to meet the commitments they recently made at the UN Climate Change Conference in Durban, South […]

13 December 2011|

Ban welcomes climate change deal reached at UN conference in Durban

11 December 2011 – Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon welcomed today the set of decisions reached by countries at the United Nations Climate Change Conference in Durban, South Africa, saying they represent a significant agreement that will define how the international community will address climate change in the […]

11 December 2011|

Durban climate conference delivers breakthrough

11 December 2011 – Countries meeting in Durban, South Africa, have delivered a breakthrough on the future of the international community’s response to climate change, whilst recognizing the urgent need to raise their collective level of ambition to reduce greenhouse gas emissions to keep the average […]

11 December 2011|