Text by Huana YehuaPhotograps by Wang Lei and Du Lu The gradually changing climate is becoming a greater problem like a heavier sword hanging over Damocles´ head. To make reol progress towards mitigating the situation, efforts ore needed from all nations of the world. In (oncun, a China Pictorial reporter spoke with several negotiators, entrepreneurs, and NGO representatives who shared their concerns, creating a series of voices from Contun.
"Some criticize climate negotiations as inemcient. If make a statement rathcr than sitting around the negotiation table here. Howcver, in doing so, no progrcss would ever be made. Perhaps the most concrete result or the CanCLin conference is a realization that every pany isn´t fully satislied. This shows that compromise is neccssary on all fronts, because when doing so. each party will gradually cradicate their differenccs and eventLially promote mutual understanding and common action."
Under-secretary-general of the United Nations
"I think China´s 12th Five Year Plan sets great goals. To realize goals such as emission reduction, localization will be required, making the roles of cities and enterprises increasingly important."......