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TCKTCKTCK fights to save Kyoto Protocol at UN Climate Summit listen

12/07/11 Kelly Benjamin
WMNF Drive-Time News Wednesday
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Activists and NGOs are stressing out at the United Nations Climate Change Talks in Durban, South Africa as negotiations continue on whether there will be a second commitment period of the Kyoto Protocol, the only legally binding international agreement on curbing greenhouse gas emissions.

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Civil Society throws lifeline to climate negotiators at COP 16 in Cancun listen

12/10/10 Kelly Benjamin
WMNF Drive-Time News Friday
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Today is the last day of negotiations at the United Nations Climate Change Summit in Cancun, Mexico. WMNF’s Kelly Benjamin reports that Civil Society activist organizations are hoping to throw a lifeline to negotiators so they can pass a deal…

At the beach in Cancun this morning, members of Greenpeace and TCKTCKTCK, an alliance of environmental organizations working toward an ambitious and binding climate change agreement, used a giant inflatable life preserver to throw a lifeline to d...

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NGOs put pressure on for strong climate deal in Cancun listen

11/30/10 Kelly Benjamin
WMNF Drive-Time News Tuesday
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WMNF's Kelly Benjamin is in Cancun, Mexico reporting on this year's United Nations Climate Change Summit thanks to a fellowship from the Earth Journalism Network.

Today he spoke with several NGO representatives on what they are doing to push for stronger commitments from nations and a legally binding global agreement on Climate Change.

Negotiators from more than 190 countries are meeting in Cancun over the next two weeks to come up with a solid plan to address global warming. They are j...

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