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Reactions to Copenhagen (week 2)

Now that the UN's 15th annual conference on climate change is in full-swing and nearing a close, what are the sights, sounds and reactions to decisions or announcements?

Are you in Copenhagen? Or following the conference closely from afar? Post your own thoughts in the comments section.

Posted by Washington Post Editor on December 18, 2009 11:00 AM

Too little, too late

By any objective measure the three-page Copenhagen Accord that the Conference failed to approve but simply "to take note" of has to be viewed as a lost opportunity.

Posted by Donald F. Boesch, on December 19, 2009 3:58 PM

Not enough, Mr. President, not nearly enough

Mr. Obama's remarks to the Copenhagen Conference on Climate Change were replete with contradictions, inconsistencies and hypocrisy. 'Unchecked, climate change will pose unacceptable risks to our security, our economies, and our planet", he said. He noted that there was no...

Posted by David F. Hales, on December 18, 2009 7:02 PM

It's time for the U.S. to play it's REDD Card

Some have described this week of the Copenhagen climate talks as being all about bridging the past and the future, bridging the North and the South, and bridging the US and China. There's a clear path forward in making this...

Posted by Carter S. Roberts, on December 18, 2009 11:05 AM


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