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Nations seek rapid ratification of Paris climate deal, four-year lock | Reuters

Apr 10, 2016

Nations seek rapid ratification of Paris climate deal, four-year lock | Reuters

inevitability," Maldives Environment Minister Thoriq Ibrahim, chair of the Alliance of Small Island States, told Reuters.

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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

the Alliance of Small Island States.China, after being accused of contributing to the spectacular failure of the last effort to forge a global climate pact in Cop
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

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"We are extremely worried about the pace," Amjad Abdulla, who speaks on behalf of the Alliance of Small Island States, which fears rising sea levels.

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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

emissions blamed by the U.N. for causing more floods, droughts and heatwaves.

The Alliance of Small Island States (AOSIS), which fears rising sea

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

expressed guarded confidence.

"I'm confident we can bridge the gaps, but that takes time and, unfortunately, time is not on our side," said Amjad Abdulla of the Maldives and chief

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

fossil fuels.

The Alliance of Small Island States, representing nations from the Pacific to the Caribbean at risk

Governments face test of green promises amid low oil prices

Feb 14, 2015

Governments face test of green promises amid low oil prices

fallen sharply. Low oil prices can be an opportunity for reforms such as cuts in oil consumption subsidies.

Ahmed Sareer of the Maldives, chair of the 44-nation Alliance

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

together," said Ahmed Sareer of the Maldives, chair of the 44-nation Alliance of Small Island States, which added text including stress on a need for deep cuts in g
Lima climate talks at crossroads on ways to slow warming

Dec 13, 2014

Lima climate talks at crossroads on ways to slow warming

last month, China has promised its emissions will peak around 2030, for instance, but may not give the exact numbers and opposes the idea of a review by other countries.

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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

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Marlene Moses, chair of the Alliance of Small Island States, said it was an "important first step" but well short of the $15 billion developing nati