Ministers are now deep into negotiations at the UN climate conference in Paris, working to reach an agreed document by the weekend.
New Zealand coverage has also focused on a new report, the 2015 Climate Change Performance Index which dropped New Zealand’s ranking on climate action from 35th to a 42nd out of 58 this year.
New Zealand Herald: NZ slammed again over climate action
TVNZ News: New Zealand shamed in latest table of climate change offenders
3 News: New Zealand ranking on climate change action dips
TVNZ News:New Zealand rated ‘poor’ in climate change report, ranked just above China
NZ City News: NZ ranking on climate change action dips
Other COP21 news:
Continuing the ‘Climate of Hope’ Q&A series for the New Zealand Herald, Jamie Morton interviews Professor Euan Mason, from Canterbury University’s New Zealand School of Forestry.
Green MP Juile Anne Genter has a written an op-ed for the New Zealand Herald asking ‘ Will NZ step up at climate talks?