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Obama and Hatoyama Pledge 'Success' at Copenhagen Climate Summit

Obama and Hatoyama Pledge 'Success' at Copenhagen Climate Summit

Meeting for the first time on Japanese soil, Prime Minister Yukio Hatoyama and President Barack Obama today committed their governments to “a new era in the global fight against climate change” by shifting to low-carbon growth and achieving “a successful outcome” at the UN climate conference next month.

World Faith Leaders Join Forces to Battle Global Warming

World Faith Leaders Join Forces to Battle Global Warming

The world’s religions have a crucial role to play in the fight against global climate change, Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said Tuesday, characterizing the battle with global warming as a “moral” issue.