28 Nov '11, 11am

EU must lead world to new climate deal: UN talks have begun in Durban

EU must lead world to new climate deal 28 November 2011 ***Friends of the Earth spokespeople in London and Durban available for interview*** ***Local filming opportunity: Case studies of community-based renewable energy projects in South Africa available on request*** The lives and livelihoods of millions of people around the world will be devastated by climate change within our lifetimes unless the EU leads the world to a legally-binding agreement to cut greenhouse gas emissions, Friends of the Earth is warning today (Monday 28 November 2011), as the latest round of UN climate negotiations gets underway in Durban, South Africa. The green campaigning charity is calling on the Government to ensure the EU plays a leading role in this year's negotiations by committing unconditionally to ambitious, legally-binding cuts in greenhouse gas emissions under an extension of the Kyot...

Full article: http://www.foe.co.uk/resource/press_releases/durban_28112...

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