UN Marrakech Climate Talks End with Little Action

Hampered by the cloud of President-elect Donald Trump’s vow to lead the United States out of the landmark Paris pact on climate change, the &United Nations-sponsored 22nd Conference of Parties … Continue reading UN Marrakech Climate Talks End with Little Action

PH, other vulnerable countries to pursue 1.5-degree climate goal

Manila, Philippines — Ministers of the Climate Vulnerable Forum (CVF), a group of developing countries susceptible to the negative effects of climate change, addressed the Philippine Senate on August 16 … Continue reading PH, other vulnerable countries to pursue 1.5-degree climate goal

Dingdong Dantes, Fil-Aussie poet perform at Paris climate talks

Paris, France — National Youth Commission’s Commissioner at Large Dingdong Dantes attended the Conference of Parties (COP) 21, the largest climate conference to date together with the Philippine delegation. Dantes, … Continue reading Dingdong Dantes, Fil-Aussie poet perform at Paris climate talks

What PNoy didn’t say: Climate vulnerable PH continues to invest in coal

MANILA, Philippines — Speaking at the leaders’ event of the Paris climate talks, President Benigno Aquino III once again emphasized the vulnerability of the Philippines, which “bear(s) a disproportionate amount … Continue reading What PNoy didn’t say: Climate vulnerable PH continues to invest in coal