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Daily Archives: November 8, 2017

HSBC Bank Pledges 100 billion for Green Financing

UN Climate Change News, Bonn (ABC Live): Green Financing : HSBC bank has pledged to mobilize USD 100 billion in sustainable financing and investment to support the transition to a low carbon economy and to spur green growth worldwide. The announcement coincided with the opening day of the United Nations Climate Change Conference in Bonn (COP23, 6-17 November), where governments …

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Developing Countries to Present Their GHG Emissions Reports

UN Climate Change News, Bonn (ABC Live): GHG Emissions Reports : At the UN Climate Change Conference in Bonn, five developing countries will present their achievements and outline the different challenges they face in their actions to limit their greenhouse gas emissions to date. In a fourth round of what is known as a ‘facilitative sharing of views’ (FSV) session, …

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ISIL Responsible for Chemical Attack: OPCW-UN JIM

New York (ABC Live): OPCW-UN JIM : The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL/Da’esh) was responsible for using sulfur mustard in a September 2016 attack in Umm Hawsh and the Syrian Government was accountable for the release of sarin in an April 2017 attack in Khan Shaykhun, the head of a Security Council-mandated investigation said Tuesday. “There has …

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Know What Trump Should Avoid During his China Visit

New Delhi (ABC Live):  Trump China Visit : Today United States President Donald Trump is all set to meet with his Chinese counterpart second time  in this year. It is pertinent that Trump prematurely hosted Xi Jinping at Mar-a-Lago, his Florida resort, in March, before U.S. policy toward China remained unformulated and uncoordinated. In the absence of consistent China policy, much Trump …

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