08 Dec '12, 10pm

"The #Doha deal is as empty as a desert mirage", says our climate campaigner @chilledasad100: #COP18

"The #Doha deal is as empty as a desert mirage", says our climate campaigner @chilledasad100: #COP18

DOHA, Qatar , December 8, 2012 (ENS) – At the UN’s annual climate change conference just concluded in Doha, 194 countries agreed to an extension of the Kyoto Protocol through 2020. But the second phase still omits the world’s two biggest greenhouse gas emitters – China and the United States. Without agreement at Doha the protocol would have expired in just 23 days. Governments agreed to work toward a universal climate change agreement covering all countries from 2020, to be adopted by 2015, and to find ways to scale up efforts before 2020 beyond the existing pledges to curb emissions. Conference President Abdullah bin Hamad Al-Attiyah of Qatar, center, explains a point to delegates on the last day of the UN climate change conference, December 8, 2012 (Photo courtesy Earth Negotiations Bulletin ) They agreed on a path to “raise the necessary ambition to respond to climate c...

Full article: http://ens-newswire.com/2012/12/08/doha-outcome-kyoto-pro...

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