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Yvo de Boer, global climate ‘butler’

June 9, 2009
Yvo de Boer, global climate ‘butler’

Yvo de Boer, executive secretary of the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change Yvo de Boer, it could be argued, holds the fate of the planet in his hands. The United Nation’s climate majordomo – tasked with herding 192 nations toward a do-or-die deal by year’s end – does not have the power to impose [...]

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Vietnam, Cuba foreign ministries to bolster ties

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Vietnam’s top diplomat has affirmed that the Foreign Ministry will closely cooperate with its Cuban counterpart to implement the agreements reached by the two...