‘No new laws expected’ at UN climate convention

30.11.2011                      04.Kislev. 5772

Durban:

‘No new laws expected’ at UN climate convention

International agreements stuck in a ‘rut,’ says member of Israeli delegation to conference now underway in Durban.

As the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change got underway this week in Durban, South Africa, an expert from the Israeli delegation said she had low expectations for the outcomes of the two-week conference.
Dr. Orr Karassin, lead member of the Jewish National Fund contingent to the Israeli delegation, told The Jerusalem Post on Sunday that international climate change negotiations have “come to a slump, a rut, which is very, very unfortunate not only for Israel but for all the globe”….