Bonn

UN Leader Optimistic About Global Climate Deal

Christiana Figueres, Executive Secretary of the UN Climate Secretariat stopped by the Living on Earth studios on her way from the University of Massachusetts Boston to the next phase of international climate negotiations that began in Bonn, Germany on April 29. The Bonn session is one of many leading up to a final meeting in Paris, France in 2015 when nations have pledged to come together on a binding deal to expand the Kyoto Protocol to include all major emitters of global warming gases.

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Environment

UN climate talks resume in Bonn

One of the big questions at the climate summit beginning today in Bonn, Germany: how should rich economies help poor countries deal with climate change? Marc Levinson, a senior fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations joins The Takeaway.

Beyond Kyoto

A meeting of the climate change protocol participants is held in Bonn to discuss greenhouse gas reductions beyond stage one of the treaty's implementation.