Has the World Changed?

by Makiko Yoshida

“We cannot accept starvation as a price for the success of this agreement,” Gurdial Singh Nijar of Malaysia, speaking on behalf of the Like Minded Group of countries.

  DSC_0157        The Paris Agreement was adopted under the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) after four years of work. The plenary was filled with applause and excitement for what many media broadcasted as “the adoption of global agreement to save the world.” Will the agreement save the world?

 

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Oil, Gas and Coal, Back Up, Back Up!

by Makiko Yoshida

What the Paris Agreement has Failed to Achieve

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Leaders Event and Japanese position toward the COP 21

Leaders Event and Briefing by the Spokesperson of the Government of Japan on the Japanese position toward the COP 21 from the first day of Climate Negotiation

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