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Monday, 13 November 2017

GreenPeace: Merkel must help break deadlock on pre-2020 climate action at Pacific COP

Merkel must help break deadlock on pre-2020 climate action at Pacific COP
Bonn, Germany – 13 November 2017 – Developed countries must break a deadlock at the UN climate talks in Bonn and discuss their pre-2020 climate actions, starting with COP host German Chancellor Merkel who can lead the way, Greenpeace said.While there has been progress on the Paris rulebook and the design of next year's stocktake of collective climate action efforts (the Talanoa Dialogue), the issue of pre-2020 climate action has emerged as the most contentious aspect of COP23 in Bonn. Greenpeace International Executive Director Jennifer Morgan said: "Developing countries are rightfully concerned about pre-2020 climate action and developed countries need to show good faith by giving the...
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