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Incoming COP23 President Frank Bainimarama Joins Under2 Coalition

 Appoints California Governor Edmund Brown Special Advisor for States and Regions Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. was named Special Advisor for States and Regions ahead of this year’s United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP23) by Fijian Prime Minister Frank Bainimarama – incoming president of COP23 – at a ceremony where Fiji

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Political Priorities Outlined for COP23 by In-Coming Fijian Presidency

Unity of Purpose Displayed as Nations Make Important Progress on Paris Agreement’s Implementation Guidelines and Other Key Issues Fiji Outlines ‘Talanoa’ as its Guiding LightBonn, 18 May 2017 – The UN Framework Convention on Climate Change’s (UNFCCC) May conference closed in Bonn today with Fiji Prime Minister Mr. Frank Bainimarama, the

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More countries are backing their Paris pledges with national laws

Bonn, 9 May 2017–A rise in the number of countries that have introduced legislation to support their ‘nationally determined contributions’ (NDCs) to the Paris Climate Change Agreement, is unveiled in a new analysis presented today by experts and the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC). Analysis by the Grantham

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Renewable energy sources could be cheaper than fossil fuels within 10 years – UN-backed report

3 April 2017 – A new United Nations-backed report has revealed overwhelming consensus that renewable power will dominate in the future, with many experts saying that even large international corporations are increasingly choosing renewable energy products either from utilities or through direct investment in their own generating capacity. “[The report] is

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Fighting Ocean Pollution and Climate Change Is a Two-Front War

Incoming COP23 President share:[fny id="1"] Speaking to Pacific island leaders and diplomats in Suva last week, the incoming President of the UN Climate Change Conference in Bonn in November (COP23), Fijian Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama, said his most important goal was to preserve the multilateral consensus for decisive action on climate change

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