UN Talks

Southern civil society organisations get ready for Cancun

The South-South civil society organisations’ meeting that took place a couple of days before the COP 16 in Cancun shared very little optimism for the ongoing climate change negotiations, reports Isaiah from Norwegian Church Aid.
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Church representatives in Cancun to call for moral decisions

A World Council of Churches (WCC) delegation seeks to promote spiritual values at the climate talks in Cancun, Mexico. After the Copenhagen summit’s failure to deliver a fair, ambitious and binding treaty in 2009, this year’s conference is anticipated by many with cautious hope.
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Churches want Europe to take lead on climate justice

A consultation on Poverty, Wealth and Ecology in Europe organized by the Conference of European Churches (CEC) and the World Council of Churches (WCC) in cooperation with churches in Hungary ended on Friday 12 November by adopting a “Budapest Call for Climate Justice”.
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Climate finance agreement crucial for building trust

Your Daily Guide to COP16 #9

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