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'Protecting forests is the best way to fight climate change'
With the Cancún Declaration adopted at the Convention on Biological Diversity summit, DW talks to an indigenous leader on how native peoples are defending the Earth's forests - and through that, biodiversity and climate.
Deutsche Welle
 
La Corée du Sud vise à réduire ses émissions de gaz à effet de serre de près de 26% d'ici 2030
SEOUL, 06 déc. (Yonhap) -- La Corée du Sud a dévoilé ce mardi une série de mesures destinées à promouvoir l’utilisation des énergies renouvelables et renforcer les efforts dans la recherche et développement dans le but d’atteindre l’objectif à long terme de réduire ses émissions de gaz à effet de serre de 25,7% à l’horizon de 2030.
Yonhap News FR
 
How Climate Change Could Make Extreme Rain Even Worse
Climate change could drive a 400% increase in the number of extreme summer downpours in some parts of the United States by 2100, exacerbating flash flooding events that have wrecked havoc in communities across the country in recent years, according to new research.
TIME
 
China set for top spot in carbon trading
Chinese officials say they will have the world’s biggest carbon trading scheme up and running throughout the country by the middle of next year.
Eco-Business
 
EU lawmakers postpone vote on carbon market reform until Dec. 15
A vote by European lawmakers on an overhaul of the EU's Emissions Trading System (ETS) will be postponed until Dec. 15 because major parties remain divided over how far the reforms should go, EU sources said on Monday.
Reuters
 
“Cuidar los bosques es la solución verdadera contra el cambio climático”
La defensa que los pueblos indígenas hacen de la naturaleza puede marcar pautas en la Conferencia de las Partes del Convenio sobre Diversidad Biológica (COP13), en Cancún. DW conversó con un delegado de la COICA.
DW
 
COP22: Indígenas advierten que propuestas para frenar cambio climático amenazarían sus derechos
Mientras los ministros de gobierno que asistieron a la COP22 -que se llevó a cabo recientemente en Marruecos- negociaban sobre las estrategias de implementación de los Acuerdos de París, los líderes indígenas de África, América Latina y el Sudeste Asiático advirtieron que las estrategias y planes de inversión millonaria para mitigar y frenar el cambio climático afectarían de sobremanera a sus pueblos si ellos no participan del diseño de los mecanismos y no se obtiene su consentimiento (consulta previa).
La Mula
 
 
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