by Jeff Spross Posted on December 16, 2014
"The pledges made so far lead to earlier emission peaking in many countries, with 1-1.5 °C less total warming than without these policies, but not sufficient to meet the 2°C target."
by Ari Phillips Posted on December 10, 2014
The U.S.'s major contribution of $3 billion could be now be in jeopardy due to domestic politics.
by Ari Phillips Posted on November 17, 2014 Updated: November 17, 2014
Calling out Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott's fossil fuel advocacy, Obama said that "those of us who start getting gray hair are a little set in our ways."
by Gwynne Taraska - Guest Contributor Posted on November 15, 2014 Updated: November 16, 2014
The U.S. pledge to the Green Climate Fund (GCF), a new multilateral fund that will help developing countries shift to pathways of low-carbon and climate-resilient growth, is the largest national pledge to date.
by Ari Phillips Posted on December 4, 2013
The Green Climate Fund, the United Nations' most important funding mechanism for confronting climate change, opened its headquarters Wednesday in South Korea. Major questions over where financing will come from remain.