United Nations

Money issues bedevil climate talks

Yolandi Groenewald

But SA’s delegation leader Derek Hanekom believes everyone wants to see a deal reached

Ma Africa leads the way

Esther Ngumbi

Graça Machel is the example of someone reaching out to other women and lifting them up

Sadly, vegans can’t save Earth

Bjørn Lomborg

Reducing the carbon footprint of farming will take more than some individual action

Climate talks must be rescued from failure, warns UN chief

Marlowe Hood

The two-week talks are tasked with breathing life into the 2015 Paris Agreement, which vows to cap global warming at 'well under' two degrees Celsius

UN conference adopts migration pact despite withdrawals

Duncan Woodside

The United States and at least 16 other countries either opted out or expressed concerns, with some claiming the pact infringes national sovereignty