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DECC says that Cancún conference breakthrough puts climate deal back on track

December 13th, 2010 by HM Government Department of Energy and Climate Change

“A global climate deal is in the UK’s national interest and Cancún shows other countries also want to get on with getting an international deal,” said Chris Huhne, UK Secretary of State for Energy & Climate Change. Chris Huhne welcomed the agreement made at the international climate change summit in Cancún, describing the deal as […]

WWF reports that Cancún meeting puts momentum back into global climate talks

December 11th, 2010 by WWF

Cancún, Mexico World governments this morning laid tentative groundwork for a global agreement to fight climate change by agreeing a series of commitments at the climate negotiations in Cancún, Mexico. Governments agreed on a set of decisions that will support further talks over the next year with the objective of a final outcome at next […]

Report by the high-level Advisory Group on Climate Change Finance shows that Political will can unlock $100 billion in climate finance

November 5th, 2010 by WWF

New York, USA: A high level analysis of climate finance submitted to the UN today has demonstrated that it is possible to raise at least US$100 billion a year from new sources of public funding to fight climate change by 2020. The conservative analysis by the special High-level Advisory Group on Climate Change Finance (AGF) […]