Opportunity neglected?

As COP23 draws to an end today, I rode in a shared car back to Hamburg. Throughout the ride, I tried to conclude what i have got from this journey, but there is too much to share. My deepest reflection comes from the session addressing the climate policy in my hometown, Hong Kong. Hong Kong… Continue reading Opportunity neglected?

An interview with Israeli parliament member about the regional Israeli challenges regarding Climate Change

The cop is a great opportunity to meet lots of people that deal with all kind of climate change aspects. I was glad to meet with Yael Cohen Paran, an Israeli environmentalist and politician, and co-chair of the Green Movement. She is currently a member of the Knesset (the Israeli parliament) for the opposition party… Continue reading An interview with Israeli parliament member about the regional Israeli challenges regarding Climate Change

¿Te nos unes? Meteorólogos en la COP 23 Fiji (spanish and english version)

Puedo decir con toda la confianza del mundo que ésta semana ha sido tan reveladora como motivadora. Este pedacito del blog no es para comentarles sobre las negociaciones que se vienen llevando a cabo en la Conferencia de las Partes sobre el Cambio Climático (COP23), al que hemos tenido el honor de asistir como parte… Continue reading ¿Te nos unes? Meteorólogos en la COP 23 Fiji (spanish and english version)

In accordance with the Fiji presidency this year, quite a few of the side events of the first few days at CoP aimed to bring a spotlight to the voices of indigenous and island peoples. At one of the first side events I attended, a group of negotiators, including the Third World Network and the… Continue reading