Cuba: Int’l Conference Debates Climate Change Mitigation

1 Havana, Jul 7. -Climate change mitigation, greenhouse gas inventory, ecosystems and sustainable management of resources are some of the issues to be addressed Thursday at the 8th International Convention on Environment and Development. Opened on Monday, the convention includes conferences on protected areas, climate change, ecosystems and biodiversity, and education and environmental management. Also included are three colloquiums on

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Guatemala Ends Another Year Without Peace

1 Guatemala, Dec. 30. -A number of issues are still pending in Guatemala today, 14 years after the signing of the peace agreements and the end of an armed conflict that began in 1960 and left over 200,000 dead and missing. As analysts say, a new war is being carried out in this country marked by intense violence, which is

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Ban Ki-moon to Visit Canada

2 United Nations, May 11. -United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon will travel to Canada next Wednesday to meet the authorities of that country and discuss about key issues to UN. UN Secretary General will meet with Prime Minister Stephen Harper, Governor General Michaelle Jean, finance Minister Jim Flaherty and international co-operation Minister Beverley Odam. The agenda of the talks

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