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Super Typhoon Haiyan Is a Wake-Up Call for UN Climate Summit

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Sat, 11/09/2013 - 9:23am

The timing is tragically ironic. As Super Typhoon Haiyan -- one of the strongest storms ever recorded -- smashes into the Philippines, sending millions fleeing for safety, negotiators from around the world are beginning to arrive in Warsaw, Poland for the latest installment of the United Nations Climate Talks, COP 19.

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In Doha, Philippines Negotiator Delivers Emotional Plea For Climate Change Action

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Sun, 12/16/2012 (All day)
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This kind of thing rarely happens. But today during the United Nation's COP 18 climate change conference in Doha, the lead negotiator for the Philippines broke down.