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UN talks to tame global warming enter final, crunch phase

Dec 07, 2015

UN talks to tame global warming enter final, crunch phase

point, but the text being forwarded so far reflects our key priorities," said Thoriq Ibrahim from the Maldives and chair of the Alliance of Small
Climate finance dispute slows UN talks as time runs short for Paris| Reuters

Oct 24, 2015

Climate finance dispute slows UN talks as time runs short for Paris| Reuters

. "We are extremely worried about the pace," Amjad Abdulla, who speaks on behalf of the Alliance of Small Island States, which fears ris
Toughen climate action every five years, U.N. draft suggests| Reuters

Oct 06, 2015

Toughen climate action every five years, U.N. draft suggests| Reuters

causing more floods, droughts and heatwaves.The Alliance of Small Island States (AOSIS), which fears rising sea levels, welcomed the new text as preserving
At U.N. climate talks, growing frustration at snail's pace | Reuters

Sep 04, 2015

At U.N. climate talks, growing frustration at snail's pace | Reuters

negotiator for the alliance of Small Island States which fears storms and rising ocean levels. (Reporting By Alister Doyle; editing by John Stonestreet
Nations warn time running short to prepare Paris climate deal| Reuters

Jun 11, 2015

Nations warn time running short to prepare Paris climate deal| Reuters

warming since 1950 is caused by human activities, led by burning fossil fuels. The Alliance of Small Island States, representing nations from
Governments face test of green promises amid low oil prices

Feb 14, 2015

Governments face test of green promises amid low oil prices

of the 44-nation Alliance of Small Island States, said many saw renewables as a way to cut fuel imports."Twenty-seven percent of our GDP is spent
U.N. deal to combat global warming complicated as length of draft text balloons

Feb 11, 2015

U.N. deal to combat global warming complicated as length of draft text balloons

Small Island States, which added text including stress on a need for deep cuts in greenhouse gas emissions."It's to be expected," Elina Bardram
Lima climate talks at crossroads on ways to slow warming

Dec 13, 2014

Lima climate talks at crossroads on ways to slow warming

of Small Island States, which fears rising sea levels and wants tough accounting, said that China was saying: "'Well show you our cards but dont
PREVIEW - Prospects rise for a 2015 U.N. climate deal, but likely to be weak

Nov 24, 2014

PREVIEW - Prospects rise for a 2015 U.N. climate deal, but likely to be weak

, chair of the Alliance of Small Island States, said it was an "important first step" but well short of the $15 billion developing nations had
U.N. Green Fund gets $9.3 bln in pledges at Berlin conference

Nov 21, 2014

U.N. Green Fund gets $9.3 bln in pledges at Berlin conference

head, Stefan Krug, said.Marlene Moses of Nauru, chair of the Alliance of Small Island States at U.N. climate negotiations, called the pledges "