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Media reporting heats up ahead of climate talks

John Kerr posted in on November 23rd, 2015.

Despite the tragic attacks in Paris, the French capital is still to host the international negotiations aimed at keeping a warming climate in check. The 21st UN Conference of the Parties, also known as the 2015 Paris Climate Conference, will, for the first time in over 20 years of UN negotiations, aim to achieve a […]

Lima climate talks pave path to Paris 2015

John Kerr posted in on December 15th, 2014.

The latest round of climate negotiations in Lima, Peru, has concluded, setting out the framework for further negotiations and final agreement in Paris next year. A key point of contention at the Lima meeting was the level of responsibility split between developed countries and poorer developing countries. This developing/developed split was included in the final […]

Updated: NZ climate proposal supported by US – experts respond

John Kerr posted in on October 17th, 2014.

The ‘New Zealand proposal’ – an outline for reaching a climate agreement at negotiations in Paris next year – has this week received backing from the head of US climate negotiations. The proposal, submitted to the UN by New Zealand officials in March, offers an outline for drafting climate negotiations ahead of a meetings to […]

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