Twenty years after the Earth Summit in Rio pledged to save the environment for future generations, observers and policy makers agree swifter action is required to avert climate catastrophe. But even as new warnings were issued this week of impending...
Times of India
After three days of bare-knuckled fight, India, backed by the Asia Pacific group, claimed a victory at the Bonn climate negotiations with its nominee being declared co-chair of the most important track of climate change talks which will thrash out a...
Germany The latest round of U.N. climate talks has failed to resolve how to share the burden of curbing man-made global warming, mainly because countries don't agree on who is rich and who is poor. China wants to maintain the current division...
Americans are slowly starting to tackle global warming. U.S. carbon emissions dropped 1.7 percent last year, according to the International Energy Agency...Thanks to China's fast growth, the world's greenhouse-gas emissions hit record highs in 2011.
BBC South Asia
The latest round of UN climate talks is nearing its end, with observers saying little progress has been made. The meeting in Bonn, Germany saw angry exchanges between rich nations, fast-industrialising ones and those prone to climate impacts.
May 25, 2012, at the end of a UN climate conference in Bonn, western Germany. Photograph: Henning Kaiser/AFP/Getty Images The latest round of international climate change talks finished on Friday in discord and disappointment, with some participants...