After the Paris Agreement on climate change endorsed by every participating country last December at the 21st Conference of
The climate deal reached in Paris is "the best chance we have to save the one planet we have", US President Barack Obama says adding it could be a "turning point" for the world to take on the challenge of a low-carbon future.
Organisers of climate talks in Paris say a final draft text has been reached after nearly two weeks of intensive negotiations.
One of the Catholic Church's most senior prelates has said that birth control could "offer a solution" to the impacts of climate change.
A senior Indian negotiator says his country will cut back its use of coal, if sufficient cash for renewables emerges from a Paris deal.
Prince Charles is expected to call for better protection of the world's forests at the UN climate conference in Paris.
World leaders open an historic summit in Paris aimed at ending decades of political gridlock and forging an elusive agreement to avert calamitous global warming.
Nearly 150 global leaders are gathering in Paris on Sunday for a critical UN climate meeting, amid tight security.The conference, known as COP21, will attempt to craft a long-term deal to limit carbon emissions.
The 2015 Commonwealth Summit kicks off on Friday to a grand opening ceremony with Queen Elizabeth, followed by intense working sessions where world leaders will grapple with climate change.