COP 24: Live Interview With Watmore Makokoba From Katowice, Poland.
FTS News Bits | Our correspondent Watmore Makokoba joined us to tell us more about the big issues being faced in this conference.
COP 24: Time Is Running Out to Save Human Civilization
FTS News Bits | The United Nations Climate Change Conference, COP 24, has begun in Poland. A number of world leaders and personalities told the opening ceremony that action is needed now.
The Caribbean Pays for Capitalist Greed
Capitalism profits from global warming while the Caribbean pays the price.
Bolivia: Quinoa Farmers Face Crisis
The effects of climate change and falling prices are destroying quinoa farmers. Our correspondent Dimitri O'Donnell reports.
Leonardo DiCaprio Criticizes Corporate Greed at World Economic Forum
After receiving an award for his environmentalism at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, the Oscar nominee launched a ferocious attack on the greed of the world’s energy industry.
Deadline Extended for Reaching COP21 Agreement
The 195 countries participating in the COP21 Climate Change summit in Paris extended their Friday deadline for reaching a binding milestone agreement. While a consensus has been successfully achieved on most major points in the ...
Interviews from Quito: Simon Bolivar and the Jamaica Letter
The original Jamaica Letter was discovered in Ecuador in 1996, but was only verified 19 years later in 2014, thanks to the struggle of historian Amilcar Varela. He tells host Gregory Wilpert his extraordinary story. ...
COP21 Agreement Nears Completion, But Pending Issues Remain
Leaders of 195 countries meeting at the CIOP21 Climate Change summit in Paris are nearing agreement on a final accord, but some issues remain to be further addresses. Among them are climate-induced human mobility and ...
ALBA Bloc Presents Environmental Proposals at COP21
The Bolivarian Alliance for the Peoples of Our America (ALBA), the bloc of progressive Latin American governments, presented its own environmental proposals to the COP21 Climate Change summit in Paris. The main planks in ALBA's ...
COP21 Leaders' Speeches: Bahamas' Prime Minister Perry G. Christie
Speech by Perry G. Christie on opening day of UN's COP21 Climate Summit in Paris.