Will Cities Join the Climate Club?

Global protocol

Yesterday I attended a side event at COP20 called Taking climate cooperation to a new level: Incentives and alliances for transformative action. The premise of the panel discussion was to showcase opportunities to achieve transformative change in the climate sphere by identifying institutions and incentives that can catalyze action through low-carbon climate clubs. I had…
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Sausage-making on a Global Level

sausage making

 As the first Chancellor of Germany and acknowledged master of complex politics, Otto von Bismark, is known to have said, “To retain respect for sausages and laws, one must not watch them in the making.” Yet when thinking about arriving at the UNFCCC COP20 negotiations in Lima – commencing in less than a week from…
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