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ABC The World – Richie Merzian at COP25, Australia wins Fossil Award Day 2

Thursday December 5: Great interview with Richie Merzian, the Climate and Energy Director of the Australia Institute, by the ABC the World Program on the UN Climate conference COP25, Australia’s negotiating position and what can be expected, and Australia winning…

Australia receives first Fossil Award at COP25 for bushfire response by Prime Minister

Australia, Brazil and Japan all shared equally the first Fossil of the Day award of the United Nations Climate Conference COP25 in Madrid. A very moving statement was read out by one of the Australian Fridays For Future students in…

Poland wins Colossal Fossil award of #COP24, while Pacific nations provide a Ray of Light

No surprises here that host Country Poland has received the Colossal Fossil Award of COP24 for it’s behaviour incongruent with a climate change conference, including continuing emphasis on coal development, and coal company sponsorship of the COP. What was even…

Fossil Award to Australia for not ruling out Kyoto carbon credits for Paris target use

It just wouldn’t be a United Nations Climate Change conference COP in recent years without Australia at the Fossil of the Day Awards. And this year does not disappoint. The failure to rule out use of Kyoto carbon credits to…

Egypt wins Fossil Award for being dead set on no-ambition strategy in Talanoa

Well today’s Fossil Award came from the leftfield. But on some days the least expected step up to be the worst, who does the most to be the least, and who tries their hardest to make sure we don’t get…