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[21 Dec 2009 | No Comment | 2,297 views]
The End or the Beginning?

COP-15 is over with no Real Deal to present to the World. However, the battle of climate change theories is not over – it is just the beginning. NGOs, scientists and civil society start capitalizing on the event to maintain high volume of their voices.

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[18 Dec 2009 | One Comment | 2,958 views]
Flash news: Obama makes a subtle omission…

Having just seen Barack Obama’s speech at the official COP-15 negotiations I have to say the most remarkable aspect of it was a blaring omission…

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[16 Dec 2009 | No Comment | 6,444 views]
The climate index risk and Italy…

According to the climate risk index elaborated by the NGO Germanwatch, Italy is particularly vulnerable to the impacts of climate change. What can we understand from this?

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[16 Dec 2009 | Comments Off | 958 views]
What is happening in Hopenhagen?

Recent reports of violence and riots in Copenhagen have made me reflect upon the utility of violence as a tool for asking for change. Here my conclusions…

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[15 Dec 2009 | No Comment | 1,825 views]
The Heat of the Battle for the Real Deal

Some days remain till the end of the UN Climate Change Conference, but the global climate deal is not ready yet. This fact heats the situation more and more, making the climate activists design new creative messages and approaches in order to win the Battle for the Real Deal.

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[13 Dec 2009 | One Comment | 1,487 views]
Back to Geneva: summing up my COP 15 adventure!

A video summarising my adventure as a G-1 Billion writer during the first week of COP 15.

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[11 Dec 2009 | No Comment | 2,121 views]
Pushing forward the frontiers… from COP-15 into space!

There are talks that COP-15 lacks scientific background regarding its main focus – the issue of climate change. However, if you visit the exhibition “Space for Earth” and observe the realistic model of the newest “CryoSat-2”, you may have to rethink your point of view.

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[11 Dec 2009 | No Comment | 1,312 views]
WWF are optimistic something will be signed at COP-15

WWF International are optimistic that a deal will be signed this week. Speaking at the WWF Climate Savers Day at Nytorv Square in Copenhagen yesterday, Global Policy Leader Kim Carstensen said that negotiators have come in open to engage and discuss, which gives him faith that some sort of deal will be struck.

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[11 Dec 2009 | No Comment | 857 views]
The calm before the storm: behind the scenes of COP 15

Introducing you to the other face of Bella Center: the delegation offices in halls C6 and C7.

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[11 Dec 2009 | No Comment | 1,134 views]
Tuvalu shuts it down

On Wednesday, the third day of the COP 15, Tuvalu demanded and received a halt in negotiations.