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Climate Aid

Money In Focus As UN Climate Talks Enter Last Day

AP | By KARL RITTER | Posted 02.06.2013 | Green

DOHA, Qatar (AP) — Nearly 200 countries haggling over how to stop climate change — and how to pay for it — failed to reach a deal on schedule Fr...

US Plays the Big Tease at Global Climate Talks

Bill McKibben | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Bill McKibben

Any one who thinks they're cutting a deal with the U.S. better get cash in advance. After fifteen years of empty promises, it's pretty clear that Washington is playing the world for suckers.

Planning for Failure: Will the Cancun Conference Be Copenhagen Redux?

Corbin Hiar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Corbin Hiar

With the UN's Cancun Climate Conference due to kick off at the end of November, environmental ministers and climate change negotiators have been very busy the past few weeks.

US: No Climate Aid To Developing Countries Opposing Copenhagen Accord

The Guardian | Suzanne Goldenberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

The US State Department is denying climate change assistance to countries opposing the Copenhagen accord, it emerged today. The new policy, first rep...

Fight Over Climate Aid Threatens to Derail Copenhagen Talks

Mother Jones | — by Kate Sheppard | Mon November 30, 2009 1:38 PM PST | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Less than a week before the Copenhagen climate conference begins, confidential documents reveal that the EU is pushing to use existing aid money, not ...

EU Pledges Billions In Climate Aid To Poor Countries

AP | AOIFE WHITE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

BRUSSELS — EU leaders agreed Friday to commit euro2.4 billion ($3.6 billion) a year until 2012 to help poorer countries combat global warming, a...