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China's top Doha negotiator attacks lack of climate control progress

Su Wei, of the Chinese delegation at Doha, said it was "not clear whether any breakthrough can be achieved". Photo: Xinhua

China's top climate negotiator has taken a swipe at the Doha climate talks one week into negotiations, complaining of a lack of progress and underscoring concerns that no concrete deals to slow global warming will be reached this year.

Friday, 8 May, 2015, 9:46am 4 comments

China, EU hint at reduced scope for UN climate meeting

Su Wei, China’s lead negotiator at the talks, attend the opening of UN climate talks in Doha, Qatar, on Monday. Photo: Xinhua

China teamed with the European Union and envoys from the bloc of 48 least developed countries to dial back expectations for United Nations climate talks, indicating that there probably aren’t any new promises for aid or cuts in greenhouse gases on the horizon.

29 Aug 2013 - 4:13am

China, Brazil seek roadmap to US$100b in climate aid

Su Wei, China’s lead negotiator at the 190-nation talks in Doha, urged developed nations "to meet the goal of US$100 billion by 2020 as committed". Photo: Xinhua

China and Brazil called for developed nations to detail plans on boosting aid for climate projects to US$100 billion by 2020, a measure they say is essential for United Nations climate talks to succeed.

29 Aug 2013 - 4:13am