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Copenhagen : An EU failure?

Chaotic, laborious and disappointing are the words some critics use to describe talks at the Copenhagen climate summit in December. Some point the

Chaotic, laborious and disappointing are the words some critics use to describe talks at the Copenhagen climate summit in December. Some point the

Environment

No 2050 emissions target in Copenhagen Accord, say critics

Before delegates headed home from the conference, the best thing some world leaders could say about the Copenhagen Accord was that it was a “modest

Before delegates headed home from the conference, the best thing some world leaders could say about the Copenhagen Accord was that it was a “modest

Environment

Salvaged climate deal fails to impress

The breakthrough in Copenhagen came when President Obama gathered together the leaders of the main developing nations, China, India, Brazil and South

The breakthrough in Copenhagen came when President Obama gathered together the leaders of the main developing nations, China, India, Brazil and South

Environment

COP 15 ends one chapter, open another say critics

Delegates, protestors and personalities are streaming away from Copenhagen, many with heavy hearts. Many are feeling failure after two weeks of

Delegates, protestors and personalities are streaming away from Copenhagen, many with heavy hearts. Many are feeling failure after two weeks of

Environment

World expresses anger at Gang of Five

After the US-led gang of five had their way, the Climate text went to the rest of the world sitting in plenary session. And there pandemonium broke

After the US-led gang of five had their way, the Climate text went to the rest of the world sitting in plenary session. And there pandemonium broke

Environment

Copenhagen Accord - insufficient or modest success?

The deal struck between the US, India, China, South Africa and Brazil at the UN climate summit in Copenhagen has been variously described as

The deal struck between the US, India, China, South Africa and Brazil at the UN climate summit in Copenhagen has been variously described as

Environment

Climate summit falls short of expectations

The emergence of a deal in Copenhagen – albeit one not satisfactory to smaller developing nations – came after hours of tough negotiations. A US- led

The emergence of a deal in Copenhagen – albeit one not satisfactory to smaller developing nations – came after hours of tough negotiations. A US- led

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Sudan compares climate deal to the Holocaust

The watered-down climate change text sparked angry reactions among delegates. Poorer nations denounced it as a death warrant. Sudan said the

The watered-down climate change text sparked angry reactions among delegates. Poorer nations denounced it as a death warrant. Sudan said the

Environment

Compromise climate deal sparks fury at Copenhagen

It is a meaningful agreement for some – Barack Obama included. But the last minute climate deal clinched in Copenhagen has been widely criticised as

It is a meaningful agreement for some – Barack Obama included. But the last minute climate deal clinched in Copenhagen has been widely criticised as