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Climate Change Negotiations: 'At this Rate We Won't Make it'

4:05 AM MDT | August 17, 2009 | Alex Scott

Informal consultations on measures to curb climate change held between countries during the past week in Bonn have yielded some agreement but progress is too slow ahead of the climate summit to be held in Copenhagen in December, according to Yvo de Boer, executive secretary of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC). “At this rate, we will not make it,” de Boer says.   “Negotiations needed to move much faster to deliver strong outcomes on areas such as adaptation, technology and building skills in developing...

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