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Kiribati’s President appreciative of Australia’s ‘very active’ function at Paris climate talks

Updated December 15, 2015 01:11:04 The President of Kiribati, a tiny island nation in the Pacific at danger of disappearing if sea levels rise, says he is quite appreciative of Australia’s “quite active” part at the Paris climate talks. President Anote Tong, an outspoken advocate for international action on climate adjust, mentioned the agreement reached…


Syrian opposition to meet government for talks in early January

Posted December 11, 2015 12:36:50 A joint team of Syria’s political and armed opposition will meet the government subsequent month for talks in search of a political answer to nearly five years of conflict, the chairman of a Saudi-hosted opposition conference says. A lot more than one hundred members of Syria’s opposition parties and rebel…


Shorten calls for ambitious targets as climate talks get underway in Paris

By Brigid Andersen Posted November 30, 2015 22:45:44 Opposition Leader Bill Shorten has referred to as for ambitious climate targets to be set as world leaders collect in Paris for the United Nations Climate Conference. Mr Shorten spoke to Lateline from Paris as the talks got underway and mentioned nations that did not take strong…


Paris protesters form ‘human chain’ ahead of UN climate talks

Posted November 30, 2015 00:37:52 Hundreds of folks have formed a “human chain” in Paris in the newest protest to take spot ahead of the official UN climate summit getting held in the French capital. Essential points: Hundreds of protesters kind “human chain” in Paris Activists leave thousands of footwear in Place de la Republique…


Turnbull optimistic of climate deal at Paris talks

Posted November 27, 2015 00:02:56 Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull says he is “optimistic” about the possibilities of a global agreement being reached at subsequent week’s climate alter talks in Paris. Worldwide leaders are set to descend on the French capital to attempt to attain a legally binding agreement aimed at maintaining worldwide warming below 2…