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Canada halfway to achieving Copenhagen target

The following is Environment Minister Peter Kent’s speech on Dec. 5 at the UN climate change conference in Doha, Qatar, the 18th Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change. DOHA, QATAR—I am proud to be here representing Canada in these important negotiations towards a new, more effective, international climate change agreement. As an Arctic nation, we profoundly understand the impacts of climate change. But we are not alone. Canada recognizes the impacts

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