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Forwarded with short comment: Bolivia statement about Cancun

I am still in shock. Have we witnessed the change of UN rules here in Cancun?

How is consensus not unanimity? Imagine the reaction if the US

objected to consensus. It was the developed countries that first introduced the consensus mode because they were concerned that with numbers, developing countries could overrule them in a vote. And now

consensus is re-defined.

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Added by Dale Wen on December 11, 2010 at 19:00 — No Comments

What is worse for Cancun, no deal or bad deal?



I was interviewed by a Norwegian reporter in the evening of December 7. Her last question, which she asked every interviewee, was "explain to me why do you think that we need a climate deal as soon as possible". The question itself is somewhat problematic because it presumes the position that “we need a climate deal as soon as possible”. What is worse for Cancun, no deal or bad deal?



As someone also working on agriculture, I have witnessed…

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Added by Dale Wen on December 8, 2010 at 6:30 — No Comments

Thoughts on China and climate change in the lead to Cancun

While

preparing an article for a US audience, a US colleague asked me some

very good questions related to China and climate change.

  • What do you think the Chinese people expect the US delegation to commit to in Cancun?…

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Added by Dale Wen on November 24, 2010 at 18:30 — No Comments

Pointing the finger the wrong way: an commentary on US complaints on China's renewable subsidy

This commentary was initially published at

http://www.chinadialogue.net/article/show/single/en/3883-Pointing-the-finger-the-wrong-way



On September 9, the biggest union in the United States, United Steelworkers, filed a 5,800-page petition under Section 301 of the…

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Added by Dale Wen on November 18, 2010 at 20:30 — No Comments

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