Ambitious climate pact means long-term economic transformation
If you don't adapt, `your livelihood is going to be destroyed'
The global climate summit in Paris forged a landmark agreement on Saturday, setting the course for a historic transformation of the world's fossil fuel-driven economy within decades in a bid to arrest global warming...Read more
French foreign minister and president of the talks Laurent Fabius brings down the gavel to mark the adoption of the agreement. Photograph: Francois Mori/AP
Two decades of talks have come to this: an ambitious agreement to hold states to emissions targets – but already low-lying countries are worried...Read more
December 12, 2015
Youth respect good-faith efforts at COP but aren’t relying on politicos to save their planet. They intend to do it themselves.Read more
It is the big surprise of the Paris talks: the growing acceptance of a call from small nations most vulnerable to climate change for the conference to declare warming should be halted at 1.5 degrees Celsius...
President Barack Obama holds a news conference before leaving the COP21 climate talks in Paris. His deputies will remain behind.
"I actually think we're going to solve this thing," he told the press...
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