As the world searches for solutions on climate change, Canada cheers inaction
Josh Laughren•November 13, 2013
Canada’s reputation and global standing on climate change took another blow today, as the United Nations conference on climate change continues in Warsaw amid daunting new evidence and urgency.
BC’s Trouble with Targets
Robert Powell•December 3, 2013
Until last week, the government of British Columbia inscrutably insisted it could meet its carbon emission reduction targets AND fast track the development of a new Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) export industry. But the numbers were not on its side.
Loss and Damage: A Matter of Hard Money and Social Justice
Staff Blogger•November 14, 2013
The United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) has a critical role to play in ramping up global action. Parties need to come to COP 19 in Warsaw prepared to work from day one. With little more than two years left before the deadline for a new climate agreement and for global emissions to have peaked in terms of the science, we cannot afford 2013 to be another lost year for climate action.