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UN: Maurice Strong, climate and development pioneer, dies
Maurice Strong, whose work helped lead to the landmark climate summit that begins in Paris on Monday, has died at age 86, the head of the U.N.'s environmental agency said Saturday.
Nations pledge climate action, obstacles remain to summit: France
Almost all governments have outlined plans for fighting global warming beyond 2020 in a positive sign for resolving a string of obstacles at a U.N. climate summit starting on Monday, French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius said on Saturday.
Germany's Merkel urges strict, binding goals to tackle climate change
Nov 28 Germany's chancellor gave a qualified welcome on Saturday to China's pledge to tackle rising temperatures ahead of a global climate conference but she called for more ambitious goals to cut greenhouse emissions.
Paris climate activists plan human chain on global day of action
Activists plan to join arms and form a "human chain" in Paris on Sunday to urge action on global warming, in a muted rally after attacks on the city by Islamic State, at the heart of worldwide protests on the eve of a U.N. climate summit in France.
Le monde se mobilise avant une COP 21 sous haute surveillance
Une cinquantaine de manifestations sur les cinq continents se déroulent ce week-end avant l’ouverture de la Conférence sur le climat.
La Croix
Manifestantes exigen medidas contra cambio climático antes de COP21
Miles de personas protestaron en varios países reclamando un acuerdo global y 'real' en París.
El Tiempo
Climate talks start Monday: Paris hosts world for the earth
IN THE strongest-ever push for a global agreement on climate change, leaders and monarchs from nearly 150 countries will assemble under one roof here on Monday, hoping that the show of solidarity would force a different result from the one six years ago when they last gathered in such numbers for the same cause.
The Indian Express
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