The European Court of Human Rights has heard its first two lawsuits on climate change, brought against the governments of Switzerland and France.
Experts fear that fossil fuel companies will restructure their operations through Switzerland to keep suing governments over climate action
In a referendum on Sunday, Swiss citizens narrowly voted against a package of measures including increased taxes on petrol and flights
In an agreement that took two years to negotiate, Peru will get finance for sustainable development projects while Switzerland takes credit for the emissions cuts
The country says its new climate target will reflect a proposed plan to achieve net zero emissions by 2050
FEATURE: Mexico, Switzerland and South Korea form a small but influential group that could be critical in building a Paris deal