Deciding which countries have contributed most to climate change depends on how you calculate historic and current emissions
New report claims UN is only organisation able to implement Sustainable Development Goals that are set to guide economic thinking until 2050
Morning summary: International climate negotiators met in New Zealand today to discuss how to inject “fresh thinking” into approaching UN agreement
Morning summary: UK government accused of acting illegally by not providing public with ‘necessary information’ over benefits of wind farms
In the first of RTCC’s ‘Climate Leaders’ series, former UN climate science chief Bob Watson discusses forthcoming AR5 report and political implications
José Graziano da Silva joined by Ban Ki-moon in hailing resilient crop’s potential to bolster food security and put world on zero hunger path
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UN Secretary-General joins Presidents of vulnerable island states in climate rallying call at UN General Assembly.
World Bank and Bank of America chiefs take up top jobs with Kandeh Yumkella appointed as Chief Executive
Week of events lined-up as 123 world leaders gather for the UN General Debate.
UN Secretary General Ban Ki Moon has hit back at critics of the Rio+20 UN Conference on Sustainable Development by claiming it was an important victory for multilateralism
Senior figures from business, economics and diplomacy including Jeffrey Sachs and Christiana Figueres criticise rate of progress.
Report calls for end to fossil-fuel subsidies, provision of green-growth opportunities and analysis of full environmental costs of production and consumption.
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