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Germany, Mexico trying to push climate talks ahead
Posted on 30 Apr 2010 by International & Foreign Law Community Staff

BERLIN- (AP) Five months after the troubled United Nations conference in Copenhagen, Germany and Mexico are teaming up in an effort to break the deadlock in negotiations on a global climate deal. They will co-host a three-day meeting in Bonn starting... Read More

UN official expects no climate deal until 2011
Posted on 31 Mar 2010 by International & Foreign Law Community Staff

AMSTERDAM - (AP) A new legal agreement committing nations around the world to curb greenhouse gas emissions is unlikely to be completed until the end of 2011, two years later than originally envisioned, the top U.N. climate official said Wednesday. ... Read More

Germany: Climate meeting "broke the ice"
Posted on 4 May 2010 by International & Foreign Law Community Staff

KOENIGSWINTER, Germany - (AP) Some 40 nations at a high-level climate meeting have made headway toward a pact to curb global warming, but the most important issues remain unresolved, Germany's environment minister said Tuesday. Many delegates agreed... Read More

UN: No comprehensive climate deal this year
Posted on 3 May 2010 by International & Foreign Law Community Staff

KOENIGSWINTER, Germany - (AP) The United Nations chief negotiator on climate change says there will not be a comprehensive deal to fight global warming this year. Yvo de Boer told reporters in Germany on Monday the next U.N. climate change conference... Read More