UN cli­mate talks in Lima

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As coun­tries gath­ered in the cap­i­tal of Peru to ne­go­ti­ate a new UNbacked world cli­mate deal that will re­place the Ky­oto Pro­to­col, there were heated de­bates be­tween de­vel­oped and de­vel­op­ing na­tions over the el­e­ments of the new agree­ment and com­mit­ment to cut emis­sions, among other things. Mean­while, BA­SIC and Arab group coun­tries con­tin­ued to pitch for more weigh­tage to adap­ta­tion, and not mit­i­ga­tion, in the new deal

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