Marrakesh - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Marrakesh


U.N. envoy takes swipe at countries quitting migration pact

Nov 28, 2018 - 1:35 PM

Louise Arbour, the UN special envoy for international migration, says countries exiting the compact are dealing with 'buyer's remorse' after taking part in the lengthy negotiations and agreeing to the final text

UN MIGRATION PACT. This file photo shows Louise Arbour, UN special envoy for international migration. File photo from the World Economic Forum

UN climate meeting closes under Trump shadow

Nov 18, 2016 - 12:29 PM

On the eve of the conference s closure nearly 200 parties to the UN s climate convention make a rare united appeal for the highest political commitment to combat climate change

COP22. Delegates walk outside the COP22 Climate Change Conference in Marrakech on November 14, 2016. File photo by Stephane De Sakutin/AFP

Ramos, Duterte, and the Paris Agreement

Nov 04, 2016 - 8:30 AM

While I agree mostly with President Ramos I actually understand where President Duterte is coming from He is asking the right and good questions