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Cancun summit on climate change: will it deliver for the poor?

This week world leaders are meeting in Cancun for ‘COP-16’, the latest of the summits convened to negotiate the global response to climate change through the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change.

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New round of climate change talks – will adaptation funding reach the poorest?

A new round of UN climate change negotiations got under way last Monday with the intention of reaching a new global agreement by the end of this year. During the two-week round of talks, representatives from 182 governments will try to iron out their issues before the next major annual conference (COP-16) which will be held in Cancun from 29 November – 10 December this year. Continue reading