UN talks have been officially suspended as countries failed to resolve differences about implementing the Paris climate agreement. The negotiations will resume in Bangkok in September where an extra week’s meeting has now been scheduled . Delegates struggled with the complexity of agreeing a rulebook for the Paris climate pact that will come into force in 2020. Rows between rich and poor re-emerged over finance and cutting carbon. Overall progress at this meeting has been very slow, with some countries such as China looking to re-negotiate aspects of the Paris deal.
BBC 10th May 2018 read more »