Only a few weeks left for EU to up their climate game

As the second to last negotiations before Copenhagen draw to a close in Bangkok, three big sticking points remain. These issues show a lack of willingness of the EU and other industrialised countries to find common ground with developing countries.

EU Leadership or Losership?

The world, and most of all, its poor people, desperately needs a fair and safe climate deal to be agreed at the UN talks in Copenhagen in December.

Lighten the Load

Last year poor people around the world endured the consequences of the food and energy price crisis.

EU climate approach puts world’s poorest people at peril

Europe is putting a global climate deal at risk and threatening the lives of millions of the world’s poorest, said development agency Oxfam International, as Environment Ministers met today to hammer out Europe’s position for a post-2012 global deal.

Another Inconvenient Truth

Biofuels are presented in rich countries as a solution to two crises: the climate crisis and the oil crisis.


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