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Optimism at climate conference, despite US hesitation

19. May 2017 - 15:59
Source: Deutsche Welle - Climate protection is progressing, said delegates at the climate conference in Bonn this week. Are there good prospects despite Trump?

Fiji to take decisive actions on climate change: PM

19. May 2017 - 15:59
Source: Xinhua - Fiji's Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama on Friday emphasized his country's commitment to addressing climate change, outlining the island nation's vision for COP23 in Bonn, Germany in November.

COP23 website lauched at UN Climate Talks in Bonn

19. May 2017 - 15:59
Source: Fijivillage.com - A dedicated website to support Fiji’s presidency of COP23 has been launched by the Prime Minister and incoming COP President Voreqe Bainimarama.

Climate change could potentially wipe tiny island nations off the map: Prince Charles

19. May 2017 - 15:59
Source: Zee News - The discourse on global warming and climate change has taken over a larger domain in the last few years and its rapidly growing effects have raised questions on Earth's habitability in the future.

How Fiji can bring climate damages home

19. May 2017 - 15:59
Source: Climate Home - With a Pacific island presiding over climate talks, this could be the year to levy funds for global warming’s biggest victims

US stance holding up nations' pledges on climate change

19. May 2017 - 15:59
Source: AP - Strong statements on the need to combat climate change have become staple fare at global summits - a problem, like terrorism, that all leaders traditionally agreed needs to be tackled even if they differed on the details.

U.N. climate talks wrap up under threat of U.S. exodus

19. May 2017 - 15:59
Source: AFP/Jiji Press - U.N. climate talks concluded in Bonn Thursday with envoys putting on a brave face despite the threat of an American exodus from the global pact to stem global warming.

Bonn talks reveal uncertainty over Paris Agreement

19. May 2017 - 15:59
Source: eco-business.com - While diplomats in Bonn work on the operating manual for the Paris Agreement, Washington ponders withdrawing from climate action.

Trump 'can't escape climate change' impacts says Fiji PM

19. May 2017 - 15:59
Source: BBC - Fiji's Prime Minister has issued a coded warning to Donald Trump about the dangers of climate change.

PM holds series of meetings in Bonn

19. May 2017 - 15:59
Source: Fiji Broadcasting Corporation - Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama held a brief meeting in Bonn, Germany with Patrica Espinosa Cantellano, the Executive Secretary of the UN Climate Change Secretariat.

Virginia governor orders cap-and-trade regulation for power plants

18. May 2017 - 15:59
Source: Reuters - Virginia's governor issued an order on Tuesday to lay the groundwork for a cap-and-trade system to cut greenhouse gas emissions from power plants, saying it would "fill the void" left by the Trump administration which has been rolling back federal climate rules.

The EU: What happened to climate's poster child?

18. May 2017 - 15:59
Source: The Times of India - The 28-member European Union, the third-largest emitter of planet-warming greenhouse gases after China and the United States, has long been held up as the poster child of efforts to save Earth's climate

Dutch MEP: Shipping must go further and faster on climate

18. May 2017 - 15:59
Source: Lloyd's List - European policymakers are looking for concrete policy plans and clear verifiable targets followed by immediate action that reduces shipping’s greenhouse gas emissions

Des coraux du Golfe d'Aqaba résistent au changement climatique

18. May 2017 - 15:59
Source: Mediacom - Les récifs coralliens du Golfe d’Aqaba dans la Mer Rouge sont particulièrement résistants à la hausse des températures. Les coraux pourraient un jour servir à repeupler des récifs dans d’autres régions du monde, plus touchés par les effets du réchauffement climatique. Les scientifiques en appellent à une meilleure protection contre les problèmes locaux de pollution qui menacent leur survie.

Face à l'incertitude américaine, les pays vulnérables appellent à défendre l'action climatique

18. May 2017 - 15:59
Source: AFP - Des pays parmi les plus vulnérables au changement climatique ont, sur fond d'incertitudes américaines, appelé mercredi à Bonn à renforcer l'action mondiale contre le réchauffement planétaire, à quelques jours de la tenue du sommet du G7 en Italie.

Climat: le Canada face à ses promesses non tenues

18. May 2017 - 15:59
Source: AFP - Le Canada n'a jamais mis en place son engagement de supprimer les subventions "inefficaces aux énergies fossiles", une promesse prise sur la scène internationale lors des réunions du G20 en 2009 et restée lettre morte, a déploré mardi l'organisme d'audit du gouvernement canadien.

Africa Should Fast Track Green Cover Restoration

18. May 2017 - 15:59
Source: The New Times - Investing in forest and landscape restoration as well as ensuring their sustainability will improve livelihoods of African people.

EU to back developing nations fighting climate with $890M US package

18. May 2017 - 15:59
Source: Reuters - EU will also provide 3M euros to support Fiji, which will oversee United Nations negotiations in 2018

Debate over fossil fuel lobby heats up at UN climate talks

18. May 2017 - 15:59
Source: eco-business.com - For two decades, fossil fuel industry representatives have had easy access to the UN climate negotiations, but this may soon change thanks to growing calls for measures to avoid a conflict of interest in the talks.

Trump Acting as 'Bully' on Climate Galvanizes Work at UN Talks

18. May 2017 - 15:59
Source: Bloomberg - President Donald Trump’s threat to pull the U.S. out of the Paris Agreement on climate change has catalyzed envoys from much of the rest of the world working to give the deal a boost at United Nations talks in Germany this week.

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