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Bonn Climate Talks Conclude Amid Projections of Record High Atmospheric CO2 Levels, Hotline 5.8.13

Bonn Climate Talks Conclude Amid Projections of Record High Atmospheric CO2 Levels, Hotline 5.8.13

May 8, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

Bonn Climate Talks Conclude Amid Projections of Record High Atmospheric CO2 Levels Photo credit: Flickr, Creative Commons: Adopt a Negotiator The second session of the Ad Hoc Working Group on the Durban Platform for Enhanced Action (ADP2)—the latest intersessional of the international climate change negotiations under the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC)—concluded […]

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Bonn 2012: So We Have an Agenda, Now What? Hotline 5.31.12

Bonn 2012: So We Have an Agenda, Now What? Hotline 5.31.12

May 31, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Bonn 2012: So We Have an Agenda, Now What? It seems like the spirit of cooperation demonstrated by parties at the end of the UNFCCC COP17 in Durban was not carried over to the 2012 Bonn intercessional meetings held May14-25. The two weeks of agenda fights and deadlock in Bonn regarding how to move forward […]

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Special Bonn Edition, Hotline 5.18.12

Special Bonn Edition, Hotline 5.18.12

May 18, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Special Bonn Edition As I write this, I’m sitting in the back of the plenary hall of the Intercessional United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) Conference here at the Maritim Hotel just outside of Bonn, Germany.  The meeting I am observing goes by the impressive name: AWG-LCA workshop on clarification of the developed […]

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Progress at Glacial Speed, Climate Action Hotline, 6.20.11

Progress at Glacial Speed, Climate Action Hotline, 6.20.11

June 20, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Peter Bahouth, Executive Director June 20, 2011 Progress at Glacial Speed As the latest round of UN climate talks wrapped up last Friday and new reports further demonstrated the gap between scientific reality and political action, there was a growing sense that, as one USCAN member put it, while ‘Rome wasn’t built in a day, […]

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