EU hoping for pot of gold at end of Durban rainbow

EU hoping for pot of gold at end of Durban rainbow


As the annual summit of the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) started its scheduled final day in Durban, Climate Commissioner Connie Hedegaard said that there were two sticking points with India – the future of the legal form of a global agreement to combat climate change and the time-frame by which rich and poor countries should cut their greenhouse-gas (GHG) emissions.

The EU had blamed India for blocking a new legally binding agreement. However, India's Envi...


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