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United Nations General Assembly 2012

Why the UN Still Matters on Climate Change

Evan Juska | Posted 11.27.2012 | Green
Evan Juska

Despite its flaws, we still need the UN to address climate change. The danger of the prevailing cynicism around the UN process is that it becomes self-fulfilling, because any future cooperation on climate change will depend first on the good faith of the countries involved.

LOOK: Obama Addresses The United Nations

AP | BEN FELLER | Posted 11.25.2012 | World

President Obama is scheduled to address the 67th session of the United Nations General Assembly at 10:00am E.T. Watch Obama's speech in the livestream...

Frustration And Turmoil As World Leaders Meet

AP | EDITH M. LEDERER | Posted 11.24.2012 | World

By EDITH M. LEDERER, Associated Press UNITED NATIONS -- Democratic uprisings across the Arab world and the Palestinians' bid for U.N. membership sp...