Posts Tagged: climate change
With the latest green finance talks in Songdo, wealthy countries have taken another step toward financializing the world's response to climate change.
China's about-face on HFCs at the Sunnylands summit is a really big deal.
An elite group of developed countries appears to be on the brink of instigating yet another corporate handout and big bank giveaway--this time in the name of fighting climate change.
Barack Obama's SOTU speech emphasizes "nation-building at home." But that doesn't mean an end to nation-bombing abroad.
By refusing to make any firm commitments at the Doha summit to deliver money over the next decade, industrialized countries are effectively relegating the GCF to irrelevance.
The climate conference in Doha is a diplomatic charade masquerading as a serious climate negotiation.
Hurricane Sandy demonstrated that a natural disaster could quickly, if temporarily, downgrade a rich country to third-world status.
How about investing in an energy future that will not bring real terror to millions around the world?
Mortally threatened by climate change, Kiribati's future will be determined by one airport runway.
Both President Obama and Governor Romney have to break their silence on climate change in the third and final presidential debate tonight