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12 12, 2017

One Planet Summit: Finance commitments fire-up higher momentum for Paris Agreement

2017-12-12T22:39:38+00:00 December 12th, 2017|Climate change, News|

New investments in climate action from UN agencies, governments and businesses, plus initiatives to increase support for Africa, Caribbean, small island states and more were announced at the Paris event.

12 12, 2017

Secretary-General’s remarks at the One Planet Summit

2017-12-12T16:00:20+00:00 December 12th, 2017|Climate change, News, Secretary-General|

THE SECRETARY-GENERAL REMARKS AT ONE PLANET SUMMIT Paris, 12 December 2017 [as delivered] President Macron, Excellencies, World Bank President Jim Kim, Ladies and gentlemen, We are not yet winning the war on climate change -- the defining challenge of our times. The Paris Agreement lays the basis for ambitious action. But we know that current [...]

11 11, 2017

New efforts announced at COP23 for oceans, transport, cities

2017-11-16T15:29:48+00:00 November 11th, 2017|Climate change|

In a major new partnership, France, the Netherlands, Portugal, Costa Rica and the Paris Process on Mobility and Climate (PPMC) launched the Transport Decarbonisation Alliance to stimulate greater political leadership in the sector.

11 11, 2017

Day 6 of COP23: Non-state actors show commitment to climate

2017-11-16T15:29:49+00:00 November 11th, 2017|Climate change|

Just outside the perimeter of the COP, a tent called "America's Pledge" brought together participants determined to show that support for climate action in the US was still strong at the national, state, and city levels.