OSLO, Sept 30 (Reuters) – Six African nations have agreed with donors on a plan to protect the tropical forests of the Congo basin, the second biggest in the world after the Amazon’s, to help ease poverty and combat climate change.
29 September 2015 – The President of the Dominican Republic, among other leaders of small island developing States addressing the General Assembly today, noted the importance of tackling climate change as a key part of the broader work of ensuring sustainable development for all.
The Marshall Islands, a network of small islands in the South Pacific, is one of the countriesmost at risk of the dangers of climate change. The roughly 50,000 people who call the Marshalls home are facing rising sea levels, increasingly violent storms, drought and flooding.
India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi met U.S. President Barack Obama and France and Britain’s leaders on Monday, and called for a climate change agenda from upcoming global talks in Paris that helps developing countries with access to finance and technology.
United Nations: ‘Too late’ for world if no climate deal in Paris, French president Francois Hollande says
Reaching a successful climate deal in Paris at the end of the year is the last chance to save the planet, France’s president Francois Hollande has warned.
Naciones Unidas, 28 sep (EFE).- El presidente francés, François Hollande, anunció hoy que su Gobierno aumentará de 3.000 a 5.000 millones de euros su presupuesto anual para financiar acciones contra el cambio climático.