SouthViews No. 118, 11 June 2015
Climate Change — The Rocky Road to Paris
By Martin Khor
A new climate change agreement is to be adopted in Paris in December, but there are big differences on how to reach a fair deal, and the negotiations are tough. The UN Climate Conference in Paris in December may become a Climate Summit if many top political leaders accept an invitation to attend. What role they are to play is not yet known, or even the dates they are requested to come. A new agreement to tackle climate change is expected to be adopted. But there are many hurdles to overcome before a deal is reached.
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This article was tagged: Climate Summit, Environment, Environmental Crisis, Paris, Paris Agreement, Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), UN Climate Conference, United Nations (UN)