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  • Norway adopts 40% target

    Blogpost by Geoff Keey - October 9, 2009 at 8:41

    Today I witnessed what could prove to be an historic moment.  At the negotiations in Bangkok this afternoon, Norway announced that it's the first country outside of the European Union to adopt a target of 40% below 1990 levels by 2020.  The announceme... Read more >

  • Never date an ‘Annex 1’ guy!

    Blogpost by Geoff Keey - October 9, 2009 at 8:28

    One of the negotiator trackers – people who follow negotiators around to ‘keep them honest’ – came up with this wonderful gem that explains why developing countries don’t trust developed countries like New Zealand.  Annex 1 is the list of developed co... Read more >

  • Darby barbie

    Blogpost by Nick Young - October 7, 2009 at 16:24

    Just a quick post to let you know there’s something we didn’t tell you about Rhys Darby – he’s really good with sausages.  And he’ll be hosting a Sign On BBQ in Newmarket on Saturday whichHe's calling it the 'Darby Barbie'.

    "Some say I'm pretty handy... Read more >

  • Rhys Darby to host Newmarket BBQ

    Blogpost by nick - October 7, 2009 at 15:50 1 comment

    Just a quick post to let you know there’s something we didn’t tell you about Rhys Darby – he’s really good with sausages. And he’ll be hosting a Sign On BBQ in Newmarket on Saturday whichHe's calling it the 'Darby Barbie'.

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  • Marches and fossils – an update from Bangkok

    Blogpost by Geoff Keey - October 7, 2009 at 15:00

    New Zealand has once more been awarded Fossil of the Day at the UN climate talks in Bangkok (honestly, blogging on this would be getting boring if it wasn’t so depressing).  Third place this time.  The reason why New Zealand got a fossil?  Well, it’s ... Read more >

  • The casts catch on

    Blogpost by Nick Young - October 6, 2009 at 11:29

    It was 2 months before Copenhagen, all was quiet at Key's house  nothing was stirring, not even a mouse.
    But in the dead of the night, teams of Sign Oners,
    Snuck about with a message: “C’mon John, or we’re goners!”

     
    Come dawn this morning, local stat...

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  • The naked truth about your favourite tipple

    Blogpost by Kathy Cumming - October 6, 2009 at 10:00

    Greenpeace will go to whatever lengths it takes to save this poorly climate of ours - we'll even take our pants off. Over the weekend, 700 volunteers posed nude in a French vineyard to send a message about climate change. The human art installation in... Read more >

  • Polar bear builds Auckland fan base

    Blogpost by Falk Hermenau - October 5, 2009 at 8:38

    Another busy weekend out on the mean streets of Auckland for the Sign On team.....

     

     

     

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