Climate Change Summit

How Can Countries Make Progress on Global Climate Policy?

Michael Bechtel | Posted 22.11.2014 | UK
Michael Bechtel

Tomorrow's UN climate summit in New York brings together policymakers from around the globe to facilitate reaching agreement on an effective climate deal in 2015. Given the frequent warnings from international scientists about the dangers of global warming and the role of human activity as well as months marked by several destructive extreme weather events, it seems important to ask just what will it take for countries to reach agreement on a climate treaty.

A Long Day for the UK at the United Nations Climate Change Summit

Bob Ward | Posted 05.02.2013 | UK Politics
Bob Ward

This was an example of British leadership in the international arena and demonstrated the enormous amount of 'soft power' that the UK can exert by helping poorer nations, many of which will be hit first and hardest by the impacts of climate change.