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Press Headlines
The “press headlines” is a daily compilation providing a general overview of international media coverage of climate change-related issues, that does not purport to be exhaustive. The information contained in the compilation is taken as is from sources external to the UNFCCC secretariat, that are freely available on the Internet. No evaluation on the part of the UNFCCC secretariat has been done in terms of the information that they contain. The UNFCCC secretariat makes no warranty, either express or implied, as to the accuracy, reliability or content of such information.
updated: 04 April 2012 09:07 More headlines >>
U.N.: Linked world good for green world
Making Internet connections between regulatory bodies and various economic sectors denser can help a low-carbon economy, a U.N. report said.
London clean energy talks to draw 22 countries
U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu, now seeking to coordinate a release of oil from emergency reserves to subdue prices, will co-chair a meeting of energy ministers from 22 big economies in London later this month on developing cleaner technologies.
Denmark to lead carbon price talks
Crashing prices in the European Union’s carbon market have prompted the bloc’s environment ministers to hold a meeting to discuss the future of the troubled scheme in Denmark this month, it emerged on Tuesday.
Financial Times
United Nations to appoint a chief scientific adviser
The United Nations (UN) could soon have its own chief scientist or panel of science advisers, the Planet Under Pressure conference in London heard last week.
Climate: UN climate chief urges negotiations on future climate treaty 
UN’s top climate change official on Monday called on African environment ministers to engage in negotiating the final texts to form the basis of the upcoming climate talks in Doha, the United Arab Emirates.
EU Ministers to Discuss CO2 Market Future After Price Slump
European Union ministers will discuss the need to improve the bloc’s emissions trading system on April 19, two weeks after carbon prices fell to a record low, a planning document obtained by Bloomberg shows.
Chile, FAO Discuss Tackling Climate Change Effects
Chile’s Agriculture Minister and the United Nations (UN) Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) director met here Tuesday to discuss solutions to problems caused by climate change.
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