Even the best possible Copenhagen outcome will be a waypoint, not an endpoint.
By Athena Ballesteros and Vivek Ramkumar (International Budget Partnership) on December 14, 2009
The international community must negotiate targets for new, significant, predictable, and stable finance to support developing countries’ transition to low-carbon economies.
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WHAT: Please join the World Resources Institute (WRI) for a policy briefing for journalists on Wednesday that will summarize progress
Assisting poor countries now and in the future in adapting to climate change must be a top priority.
Policies designed to counter deforestation and forest degradation in developing countries must account for the needs of indigenous communities that depend on forest resources.
President Bharrat Jagdeo of Guyana will give the keynote speech at WRI’s official side event at the Copenhagen climate conference on Tuesday December 15.
Senators John Kerry (D-Mass.), Joe Lieberman (I-Conn.) and Lindsey Graham (D-S.C.) have released a significant bipartisan framework for climate legislation.
By Lars Laestadius, Susan Minnemeyer, and Petr Potapov (South Dakota State University) on December 11, 2009
A new map shows a world of opportunity for restoration of forest landscapes. COP-15 negotiators should take note.
The new bipartisan framework for climate legislation will help negotiators in Copenhagen better understand where the Senate stands.
One by one, developing countries are coming forward with commitments to reduce emissions.
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