Copenhagen climate summit in disarray after ‘Danish text’ leak | Environment | guardian.co.uk


The UN Copenhagen climate talks are in disarray today after developing countries reacted furiously to leaked documents that show world leaders will next week be asked to sign an agreement that hands more power to rich countries and sidelines the UN’s role in all future climate change negotiations.The document is also being interpreted by developing countries as setting unequal limits on per capita carbon emissions for developed and developing countries in 2050; meaning that people in rich countries would be permitted to emit nearly twice as much under the proposals.

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  • PAthena

    Why isn't this conference in disarray because of the revelations that the AGW scientists at CRU East Anglia University, led by Phil Jones, and others have been lying about AGW, suppressing and falsifying data, suppressing criticisms of the AGW theory, etc.?

  • CPOSharkey

    Now the world can see the Despotic government taking control in the US under Obama. They want conrol of the entire world!

  • Judy

    Check out the Global Environment Facility, the organization named as one (along with the World Bank) that will preempt the UN by secretly re-writing the plan for “Obama and the leaders of other rich countries to muscle it through when they arrive next week.” Here are a couple of the major players:
    Home > About The GEF
    MONIQUE BARBUT CEO

    VAN DYKE, Brennan
    Senior Advisor to CEO
    bvandyke@thegef.org