Gormley attends climate change summit

Gormley attends climate change summit

Talks involving almost 200 countries are intensifying in Copenhagen on a global pact to tackle climate change.

Environment Ministers, including John Gormley, are attending and the UN Secretary General has arrived - saying he is "cautiously optimistic" about a deal being achieved.

The US and China are both calling on each other to do more to tackle their respective emissions.

President Barack Obama and other senior world leaders will join the summit later in the week.


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