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Why aviation needs to be part of any agreement at the Paris Climate Conference

The United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) is holding COP21 in Paris from the 30th November. Since 1992, the UNFCCC has been the venue for negotiating legally binding agreements on the reduction of carbon emissions. The Kyoto Protocol of 1997 …

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Draft text for Paris climate talks calls for an aviation emissions target

The text for negotiations leading up the Paris climate change talks calls for a global emissions reduction target for aviation and shipping. This serves as a reminder to the UN body ICAO that the aviation sector has to make progress towards tackling its growing emissions.

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