Latest United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change Stories

2010-02-18 12:30:00

Yvo de Boer, head of the UN's climate change convention, announced on Thursday that he would resign from his position as of July 1.

2010-01-28 11:25:00

WASHINGTON, Jan. 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In a letter to the UN Climate Change Convention Secretariat, the European Union and its member states today confirmed their willingness to be associated with the Copenhagen Accord negotiated during the UN climate change conference in December 2009.

2010-01-11 13:10:02

President Obama's visit to China before December's Copenhagen conference underlined views that the international strategy to tackle climate change truly hinges on cooperation between the United States and the developing Asian economies.

2009-12-18 08:36:00

COPENHAGEN, Dec. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Citizens of Hopenhagen gathered in City Hall Square with Mayors from around the world to mark WWF's Earth Hour Hopenhagen in a show of support for reaching a global deal on climate change.

2009-12-16 07:30:00

SAINT JOHN, New Brunswick, Dec. 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- (http://www.myprgenie.com) -- LimeGreen Earth, Inc. announced today that it will offset the carbon emitted by President Obama's flight on Air Force One to the United Nations Climate Change Conference, COP15 in Copenhagen, Denmark.

2009-12-15 12:30:00

COPENHAGEN, Denmark, Dec. 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Members of the 15th Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change have convened in Copenhagen to negotiate for a climate treaty likely to devastate the economies of compliant nations.

2009-12-14 12:45:00

Several developing countries temporarily withdrew their co-operation for negotiations at the UN climate summit on Monday.

2009-12-11 18:35:00

The UN climate talks have produced the first official draft blueprint for a deal that would set targets for limiting global warming.

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