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CAN is an important, critical voice in the international climate policy process. The network’s regular press briefings and commentary help journalists and their audience make sense of what can be a baffling process, even to those who have been covering it for years.

CAN helps coordinate and amplify the communications work of its 900 members around major international climate processes. CAN also provides an important capacity building role for some members interested in boosting their communications efforts.

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To get a briefing on the latest developments in climate policy, to join our media list or to be connected with a spokesperson from a CAN member organization, please contact our head of international communications coordination, Ria Voorhaar, at rvoorhaar (at) climatenetwork.org 

News Releases

December 14, 2014 - 3:11am

Big issues punted to Paris

December 11, 2014 - 5:28pm

Despite slow progress on the penultimate day of the UN climate negotiations in Lima, new energy has emerged around constructive proposals from Latin American countries on guidelines on what countries in wildly varying positions should put forward as their climate action commitments under the new global agreement due at the end of next year.

The Vasudha Foundation’s senior advisor Rahman Mehta said many countries wanted clarity on the expectations for who will do what, before making their own commitment, or Intended Nationally Determined Contribution, early next year.

December 9, 2014 - 1:41pm
 

December 9, 2014, Lima, Peru: On the eve of the largest ever climate march in Latin America, government ministers from around the world are arriving in town to undertake high-level negotiations at the UN climate talks (COP20). 

December 8, 2014 - 6:47pm

December 8, 2014, Lima, PeruToday at the UN climate negotiations in Lima, two new draft texts were released which could allow Ministers arriving tomorrow to make real progress on a robust climate action agreement due to be signed in Paris this time next year. 

December 8, 2014 - 12:00am
December 8, 2014, Lima, PeruToday at the UN climate negotiations in Lima, two new draft texts were released which could allow Ministers arriving tomorrow to make real progress on a robust climate action agreement due to be signed in Paris this time next year

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