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COP18 Day 4 Mistrust And Divides Continue To Grow

Chinese lead negotiator Su Wei “failure in the Long term Cooperative Action is bad news for a longer term deal”

Day 4 and COP18 struggles on in an ever growing climate of mistrust about the host nations position on climate change, accusations of delaying and stalling tactics by some countries and anger regarding the choice of the COP19 host nation, Poland.

The current impasse revolves around the Long term Cooperative Action (LCA) and the need for an agreement, without this agreement the 2015 plan to reduce emissions will not happen.

The negotiators are rushing to complete a draft before the Ministers fly in to Doha on Monday: Read the rest of this entry