11 Dec '11, 8pm

#COP17 #climate talks end with hope but doubts remain on emissions . . . by 2020

Climate Talks End With Hope for a New More Comprehensive Legally-Binding Agreement Sun, Dec 11, 2011 Significant Emissions Gap However Remains With Doubts on How it Will be Decisively Bridged by 2020 Kyoto Protocol to Continue-But Covers Only a Fraction of the Necessary Global Emissions Durban, 11 December 2011 Several key and important steps forward were agreed at the UN climate convention meeting that closed today in Durban, including an agreement to negotiate a new and more inclusive treaty and the establishment of a Green Climate Fund. Further Resources UN Climate Change Conference in Durban (COP17) UNEP 'Bridging the Emissions Gap' Report UNEP and Climate Change But the outcome in the South African coastal city has left the world with some serious and urgent challenges if a global temperature rise is to be kept under 2° Celsius in the 21st century.The 'Bridging the Em...

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