Cop 15 featured
8 December 2009
Cop 15 events on December 8, 2009
British Prime Minister Gordon Brown breaks the silence.
By annoucing emissions cut of 30% for his country, British Prime
Minister pressures the EU to reveal its emissions cut.
Bangladesh is the country the most affected by extreme weather events
Bangladesh is the country the most affected by extreme weather events (see the index map) and asks for 15 percent of any climate fund even before any climate adaptation fund has seen the light of day.
France wants a small financial tax
France wants a small financial tax— 0.005 percent on financial transactions — in climate accord in order to help developing countries fight poverty, promote education and health, and meet the costs of combatting climate change.