Representatives from Fiji perform a traditional ceremony, known as the Qaloqalovi, to open the meeting, 06/11/17. Photo by IISD/ENB | Kiara Worth. Climate change was again placed at the centre of global diplomacy over the past two weeks as diplomats and ministers gathered in Bonn, Germany, for the latest annual round of United Nations climate talks
November 19, 2017 — COP23, the second “conference of the parties” since the Paris Agreement was struck in 2015, promised to be a somewhat technical affair as countries continued to negotiate the finer details of how the agreement will work from 2020 onwards.
Continue reading COP23: Key outcomes agreed at the UN climate talks in Bonn Image by Rappler.com The assault on a charity called Pamlarena began late Monday, September 5, with a massive explosion, just hours after a brazen Taliban double bombing near the defense ministry
KABUL, Afghanistan (Sept. 6, 2016) — Explosions and gunfire rang out Tuesday, September 6, during an hours-long attack on a Kabul charity, the latest assault in a wave of violence in the Afghan capital that killed at least 25 people and wounded dozens.
Continue reading Kabul charity attacked as toll from violence hits 25