Alstom welcomes the fact that progress was made in the last days of the COP17 negotiations in Durban. On specific areas, like the inclusion in the CDM of projects which reduce CO2 emissions by applying Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS), and on the establishment of a Green Climate Fund the decisions made are important contributions to the mitigation effort.
Oxfam is in Durban, South Africa for the latest round of climate negotiations, COP 17. They’re pushing for decisive action from the leaders before the end of the talks.
Alstom highlights the role of business in addressing the climate change challenge at the 17th Conference of the Parties (COP17) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), held in Durban from November 28 to December 9, 201
On the middle Saturday of the UN Climate Change Conference, COP17, thousands of people took part in a peaceful march to demand action on climate change.
Oxfam is in Durban, South Africa for the latest round of climate negotiations, COP 17.
Oxfam kicked off their presence with a dinner party in the sea to provide a stark illustration of the effects that extreme weather will have on our already creaking food system.
Poor people already spend a big proportion of their incomes on food and this will increase if crops fail due to an unpredictable climate.
Alstom sets the scene for COP17 at Durban. This film outlines the current situation and why governments need to commit to long-term policies in order for progress to be made.