A coalition of environmental organisations is calling for prime minister John Key not to attend the upcoming Paris climate summit, and to pull Tim Groser and the entire New Zealand delegation from the two weeks of talks - see full press release here.
OPINION: Climate change is the challenge of our time; its scale and reach making it unlike anything humanity has faced in the past or is likely to face in future.
As such, Governments will gather in Paris in December in an attempt to reach a global deal limiting warming to 2 degrees and setting countries up for zero-carbon economies by 2050.
Paris can be a watershed moment; the choices made there could determine whether our planet is a viable one on which we can all live. Already, we have Tuvalu's Prime Minister seeking to move his entire ... Read more >