Tag: negotiations

Bishop readies for ‘beginning of the end’ of Paris climate negotiations

Posted December 10, 2015 08:41:31 A trimmed-down draft of a global agreement to limit climate change has been released right after a week and a half of negotiations in Paris. Audio: Draft climate adjust agreement released but a lot of concerns unresolved (AM) But there are hundreds of points still getting contested and the huge…


Indigenous Referendum Council named soon after drawn-out negotiations

Posted December 07, 2015 00:01:11 The Federal Government and Opposition have settled on the lengthy-awaited Referendum Council to seek advice from on the greatest prospect of recognising Indigenous Australians in the constitution. Advocates of adjust are hopeful the 16-member council will break the impasse in the debate over the question that would be put to…