The Bali Conference - Climate Breakthrough or Anti-Climax?


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Politicians, scientists, environmental groups – almost everyone had great hopes that the United Nations Climate Change Conference in Bali – the 13th session of the Conference of the Parties to the UNFCCC – would produce some very good outcomes for international climate protection. Yet assessments of what was achieved in 13 exhausting days of negotiations vary very widely. So how do the researchers at the Öko-Institut (Institute for Applied Ecology) – who were directly involved in the talks and who have been addressing urgent climate issues in numerous studies and projects for years – judge the outcomes of the Conference? Find out about this and more in this current issue of eco@work.