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UN Climate Change Conference Marathon in Lima Ends with Further Preparatory Steps for Paris Meeting 2015

The UN Climate Change Conference in Lima held over the last two weeks in Lima, Peru, ended on Sunday, two days later than scheduled. It took preparatory steps for a global environmental agreement aimed at limiting global warming to two degrees Celsius over pre-industrial levels to be concluded in Paris at the end of next year and due to take effect 2020.

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Second Round of Bonn UN Climate Change Talks Continues

A fresh round of UN Climate Change talks kicked off on Monday with representatives from 182 governments meeting in Bonn to take forward work from last year’s UN Climate Change Conference in Copenhagen (COP 15). As COP 15 failed to reached a global climate change agreement succeeding the Kyoto Protocol, the talks are designed to pick up on issues that were not resolved in Copenhagen and to pave the way for the full implementation of climate change action across the globe. Continue reading ‘Second Round of Bonn UN Climate Change Talks Continues’