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Climate summit goes into overtime Map of Lima Peru   Peru: Talks have continued well past the official close of business on the final day of a key UN climate summit in Peru aimed at advancing a new global treaty   China and US pledge climate action   China has pledged for the first time to take firm action to tackle climate change, telling a UN summit it aims to make deep emissions cuts by... Climate impacts overwhelming - UN Map of Yokohama Japan  Japan: The impacts of global warming are likely to be "severe, pervasive and irreversible", a major report by the UN has warned Bloomberg appointed U.N. envoy for cities, climate change  The billionaire media mogul has been appointed special envoy for cities and climate change, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon announced UN urges action over climate change   The level of greenhouse gases is rising rapidly and far greater global efforts are needed to tackle the issue, a leaked UN report has warned Panel: Man-made warming 95% likely  A report from the U.N. International Panel on Climate Change, a document released every six years that is considered the benchmark on the to... Human role in warming 'more certain' - UN climate chief  Scientists are more certain than ever that greenhouse gases from human activities are heating the planet, the head of the UN's climate panel... Countries agree UN mercury rules. Geneva   UN deal extends Kyoto Protocol   Qatar: Delegates at UN climate talks in Qatar have agreed to extend the Kyoto Protocol until 2020, avoiding a major new setback Rio ends with corporates warning. Rio de Janeiro Climate talks end with late deal Map of Durban South Africa   South Africa: UN climate talks have closed with agreement on a package of measures described by the chair as 'balanced'. Talks on a new legal deal ill begin in 2012 Climate talks may run out of time. South Africa UN climate talks heading to deal. South Africa Climate change 'threatens peace' Climate summit agree on deal Map of Cancun Mexico
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B. 2017-08-04 US notifies UN of Paris climate deal pullout Washington
2016-04-22 Record turnout at UN boosts climate deal UN
3. 2015-12-05 COP21: Climate delegates agree draft deal text
E. 2015-09-25 Pope Francis stresses 'right to environment' in UN speech UN
5. 2014-12-14 Deal reached at UN climate talks Lima, Peru
G. 2014-12-12 Climate summit goes into overtime Lima, Peru
H. 2014-09-23 China and US pledge climate action UN
I. 2014-01-31 Bloomberg appointed U.N. envoy for cities, climate change UN

COP21: Climate delegates agree draft deal text Map of Le Bourget Paris France  Paris: Delegates at a UN climate conference in Paris have approved a draft text they hope will form the basis of an agreement to curb global carbon emissions   Pope Francis stresses 'right to environment' in UN speech  Pope Francis has urged a large gathering of world leaders at the United Nations in New York to respect humanity's 'right to the environment' Deal reached at UN climate talks Map of Lima Peru
  US notifies UN of Paris climate deal pullout  Washington: The Trump administration has issued its first written notification that the US intends to withdraw from the 2015 Paris climate agreement Record turnout at UN boosts climate deal

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  Amid hope and hype, delegates have started the process of signing the Paris climate agreement at UN headquarters in New York

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   Peru: United Nations members have have approved a framework for setting national pledges to be submitted to a summit next year


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  Mexico: UN talks have reached a deal to curb climate change, including a fund to help developing countries, endorsing compromise by Mexico.    Bolivia government claimed rich nations 'bullied and cajoled' other countries into accepting a deal on their terms. The agreement inclu...
Apr.8 UN climate talks to resume. Ruhr

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Dec.19 Climate deal meets UN qualification
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   Denmark: Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has welcomed a US-backed climate deal in Copenhagen as an 'essential beginning'
 After intense wrangling, delegates passed a motion taking note of the deal, without formally adopting it. The accord includes a recognition to limit temperature rises to less than 2C and promises to deliver $30bn of aid for developing nations over the next 3 years
Dec.17 Climate deal looks close   Denmark: A deal at the climate summit looks more likely following a frantic day of behind the scenes diplomacy Dec.15 Ministers lead climate change talks    Denmark: Environment ministers are holding talks at the UN conference amid threats of large-scale protests by environmental groups Dec.5 UN hits back at climate sceptics  The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change has hit back at claims that the case for human influence on global warming has been exaggerate... Nov.27   UN chief urges to 'seal deal' on climate  Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has urged world leaders to 'seal a deal' on climate change when they meet in Copenhagen next month Sep.22 Summit focuses on climate change
  New York: World leaders converge in New York to focus on climate change
  China vows climate change action  China will increase efforts to improve energy efficiency and curb the rise in CO2 emissions, President Jintao has told a UN climate summit

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   Netherlands: Last effort to agree a deal on practical measures to deal with global warming

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