Thursday 17 May 2012
Gabon: President Bongo Presents Strategy for DevelopmentAllAfrica.com | 17 May 2012
[Office of the President of Gabon] London, 17th of May 2012 - The President of the Gabonese Republic, Ali Bongo Ondimba delivered a speech entitled 'Investing for the Future' at the world-renowned foreign policy think tank, Chatham House. Over the course of an hour, he presented his vision for economic development for Gabon to an audience of researchers and business leaders.
CRC 'stealth tax' damaging attempts to cut carbonEnvironment Data Interactive Exchange | 17 May 2012
New research being presented to Parliament today (May 17) indicates that attempts to encourage some of the UK's largest organisations to cut carbon have been hit by a change in government policy.
Canada axes green advisory bodyGuardian Unlimited | 17 May 2012
The Canadian government is to mark the 25th anniversary of its green business advisers by shutting the agency downThe Canadian government is to mark the 25th anniversary of its green business advisers by closing the agency down.John Baird, Canada's foreign affairs minister and pointman for next...
Trading places?chinadialogue.net | 17 May 2012
Europe’s emissions trading scheme is no longer the only game in town. A new report considers the challenge posed by China’s carbon market pilots, writes Rob Elsworth.The European Union (EU) has long seen itself in the vanguard of action on climate change. At the centre of its climate...
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