UN climate talks drift into overtime in push to save 1.5 Celsius goal

By Kate Abnett, Jake Spring and Elizabeth Piper GLASGOW (Reuters) – Two weeks of U.N. COP26 climate talks in Glasgow blew past a deadline on Friday as the conference president called on countries to make a final push to secure commitments that would rein in the...
That sinking feeling: Poor nations struggle with U.N. climate fund

That sinking feeling: Poor nations struggle with U.N. climate fund

By Emma Rumney and Simon Jessop JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) – The Philippines has sought financing for seven projects from a U.N. environmental fund to tackle the catastrophic impact of climate change. Yet only one has secured backing since 2016, and it’s not...