The pressure's on in Paris where negotiators are in the final push to reach a historic agreement to tackle climate change. DW spoke to Victoria Tauli Corpuz, UN special rapporteur on the rights of indigenous peoples, about remaining sticking points.
The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) seems to think restricting global warming to below 1.5 degrees is not realistic anymore. What sounds like defeat could be an opportunity, writes Jens Thurau.
The world's biggest mining company has threatened to leave the World Coal Association and review its membership of the US Chamber of Commerce due to differences over climate and energy policies.
The UN has announced that Antonio Guterres will travel to Colombia this weekend to discuss the state of peace talks. These have been temporarily broken off after ELN rebels staged attacks when a ceasefire expired.
Former US President Barack Obama has spoken of his frustration that America is pulling out of the 2015 climate accord. In a speech in France, he stressed that US businesses, states and cities remain firmly committed.
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