Climate Change

United Nations Chief Joins Final Events at UN Climate Summit

United Nations Chief Joins Final Events at UN Climate Summit

Corrected* Talks are now winding down as world leaders begin to arrive in Lima for the final events of the 20th UN Climate Summit, COP 20. Among leaders expected to be in Lima today and tomorrow are the Secretary General of the United Nations,  Ban Ki-Moon —who addressed the summit this […]

Peru’s Environment Minister Says COP20 ‘Key’ For Climate Deal

Peru’s Environment Minister Says COP20 ‘Key’ For Climate Deal

Peruvian Environment Minister Manuel Pulgar-Vidal said the upcoming United Nations-organized climate negotiations in Lima are “key” to reaching a global deal next year to stem climate change. Pulgar-Vidal, an environmental lawyer, denied that the talks are only “preparatory” for countries looking to sign a deal in Paris 2015. “Lima isn’t […]

International Analysis: A Hostile Climate

Op-Ed by Sherri Goodman Executive Director, CNA Military Advisory Board —The Mark News — On October 13, U.S. Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel delivered a major address on climate security at the Conference of the Defense Ministers of the Americas in Lima, Peru. During his speech, he announced the release […]

Climate Change Workshop Brings International Experts to Lima

Climate Change Workshop Brings International Experts to Lima

Local and international scientists will be meeting in Lima next week for a workshop on health in climate change, as well as water and air pollution. The three-day workshop is being organized by the Cayetano Heredia University and will kick off on April 27 with a lecture by Dr. Kyle […]