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2012-05-25. U.N. climate talks stall over rich-poor divisions

posted May 29, 2012, 1:01 PM by Lisa Ou
 | by Associated Press, SFGate. An article relevant to GSS Climate Change chapter 9. Excerpt: U.N. climate talks ran into gridlock Thursday as a widening rift between rich and poor countries risked undoing some advances made last year in the decades-long effort to control carbon emissions that scientists say are overheating the planet…At the heart of the discord was the larger issue of how to divide the burden of emissions cuts between developed and developing nations…. Read more: http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2012/05/24/MN651ON1L1.DTL