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US-China pact has shifted the dynamics of climate talks

COMMENT: India is looking for new allies, Peru wants to bring Latin Americans together and Europe needs to get its mojo back

Comment & Analysis
What's the best way to enforce an international climate agreement?

COMMENT: A 2015 carbon cutting deal needs a legal basis, argues Sebastian Oberthür, but it’s not clear what could be politically acceptable

Comment & Analysis
Twitter watch: Who to follow at the UN climate talks in Lima

BLOG: RTCC picks the cream of the crop to keep you updated with the inside information at the UN climate talks

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What UN stats tell us about climate efforts - and Turkey

ANALYSIS: The latest greenhouse gas emissions figures from rich countries show policies do work, but economics can change everything

Policy
Why flexibility must lie at the core of any UN climate agreement

COMMENT: Country commitments to a global agreement should be based on their domestic strengths

Comment & Analysis
Call for UN climate deal to support carbon market links

NEWS: Experts say cross-border links can make emissions cuts cheaper, but socialist states want to block market mechanisms

Business
Paris deal unlikely to meet 2C warming limit, say climate veterans

NEWS: UN climate chief Christiana Figueres and predecessors Yvo de Boer and Michael Zammit Cutajar offer thoughts on Lima talks

Policy
UN calls for carbon capture incentives in global climate deal

NEWS: Coalition of 56 countries say technology needs more political support ahead of 2015 Paris agreement

Technology
UN climate negotiators outline priorities for Lima

INTERVIEWS: RTCC asks negotiators from France, Russia, Bangladesh and beyond what next week’s UN climate conference should deliver

Policy
Todd Stern on China, India and the UN climate deal

NEWS: US special envoy for climate change spells out what his country hopes to achieve in the UN’s climate change deal

Policy
China moves on carbon market as part of emissions plan

NEWS: Beijing plans to launch national carbon market in 2016 to be mature by 2020, says official

Business
How to rebuild trust at UN climate change talks?

COMMENT: Transparency and accountability must be at the core of any agreement in Lima and Paris, say World Resources Institute analysts

Comment & Analysis
Lima challenge: cooking up a climate agreement

COMMENT: A global climate deal must take account of the needs of “climate takers” as well as “climate makers”, writes Greenpeace UK’s Ruth Davis

Comment & Analysis
10 questions for delegates heading to UN climate talks in Lima

BLOG: UN envoys hope to craft a draft version of a global climate deal in Peru next week – here’s what they will have to consider

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Diplomatic limbo lets Taiwan dodge climate responsibility

ANALYSIS: Taipei’s strategy to cut greenhouse gas emissions is full of holes and a lack of international pressure does not help

Policy
Mapped: How the world sees climate change

BLOG: Track how different countries view the threat of global warming and its impacts with RTCC’s interactive map

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