Blog – Time to put down the polar bear?

Is it time to put down the polar bear? That’s a question I’ve been asking myself this week as leaders met in New York for the UN Climate Summit, ever since I filmed the People’s Climate March in London on Sunday. It was by far the largest green protest I’ve covered in four years on […]

France stumps up $1bn but world Climate Fund still short

A fund to help developing countries curb their emissions is well short of cash, despite a new pledge of $1 billion (£610m) from France. The Green Climate Fund was dreamed up in 2010 at the UN’s climate change meet in Cancun, Mexico. The UN’s senior climate change executive Christiana Figueres was hoping for $10 billion […]