World Rainforest Movement

The Corporate cookbook: how climate criminals have captured the UN talks

Rec_the_corporate_cookbookThe market-based and techno-fix solutions on the table for the 2015 UN climate talks are diverting attention from the real culprits and delaying real action. Most political leaders have been happy to choose measures that suit existing business models and continued corporate profit-making. There’s little prospect of the deal that’s being cooked up in Paris delivering anything for the climate. But it could still be an important turning point in terms of de-legitimising the dangerous and destructive role that corporate climate criminals are currently playing in climate policy-making. A recently released briefing from the Corporate Europe Observatory (CEO) shows just when, where and how corporations are trying to capture the agenda of the UN climate talks.

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