Because of the bullish insistence by the U.S. and other wealthy nations against paying for the damage of historic pollution, the current Paris draft makes no mention of actual reparations or clear compensation language.
At UN climate convention in Warsaw, negotiator says to climate change deniers: "Get off your ivory towers and pay a visit to the Philippines"
UN's vision for one deal to save the Earth is in peril as countries bicker over phrasing of clauses and key terms in the draft text
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Former president of Costa Rica calls on countries most affected by climate change to refuse to leave talks until progress is made