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LIVE IN LIMA – DAY 10: UN COP20 climate change summit

Rolling commentary, news, analysis and video from the 20th Conference of the Parties to the UN Climate Convention in Lima, Peru

Slow progress at Lima climate talks “costing lives” says Oxfam chief

INTERVIEW: Winnie Byanyima tells RTCC negotiators have detached human feelings from what is being discussed

France climate chief admits Lima talks may not deliver clear result

NEWS: Hosts of Paris summit start to flex muscles behind scenes, as hopes of clear outcome in Peru fade

Greenpeace apologises to the people of Peru for Nazca activity

Human rights are essential for holding states to account

UNA-UK's Policy & Advocacy Officer writes for openDemocracy on why human rights are more important than ever.

4 issues to resolve before gavel falls on UN climate deal

NEWS: Ministers must get their act together on these key issues for a successful deal in Paris, says Mohamed Adow

WWF responds to statements by Kerry at COP 20

Bangladesh: Poor nations expect too much climate aid from west

NEWS: As rich countries struggle with economic downturn, poor nations must deal with climate impacts themselves, says Hossain Manju

IN PICTURES: Latin America’s biggest ever climate march

BLOG: As negotiators work towards a global climate deal at UN talks in Lima, an estimated 20,000 people demanded action

Al Gore gets poetic in call for Lima climate action

BLOG: Former US vice president and climate champion expresses optimism for a breakthrough in global efforts to tackle climate change


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