Opinion Articles

Aside from being active in news media, our staff often write opinion pieces.

A list of our opinion articles starting with the most recent, is below.

Opinion Articles

Marrakech COP22: Threats arise, but countries push on Nov 16, 2016 - 5:05pm

The second and final week of these climate negotiations always marks a transition from diplomat-led technical negotiations to politician-led engagement. This political engagement defines the parameters around the outcomes achieved by the close of the meeting. While uncertainty about President Trump’s intentions still looms large, week two has begun with progress on Marrakech’s task of developing the details of the Paris Agreement, writes John Connor in Renew Economy
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Australia's climate policies take centre stage in Morocco Nov 14, 2016 - 12:55pm

Australia surprised and delighted many with its ratification of the Paris climate agreement just two days after the US election. But ratification of an international agreement is one thing, credible policy to deliver on it is another, writes John Connor in Crikey.
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Australia ratifies - Marrakech, COP 22: Coming up from drowning Nov 11, 2016 - 3:05pm

The seemingly bolshy move of the government to ratify the Paris agreement, with the looming prospect of Trump’s renunciation, makes good sense. It makes sense for a couple of reasons, but it needs to be said first that it was an outstanding move, with great timing, and deserving of respect., writes John Connor in Renew Economy.
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With Trump in the White House, Australia must lead on climate Nov 11, 2016 - 2:22pm

It’s morning here in Marrakech and people are working through the implications of the election of President Donald Trump. It will take some time. Regardless, it remains in Australia’s national interest to build on climate and clean energy action and push forward with the Paris agreement, writes John Connor in Crikey.
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Even rain can’t stop the parade on day one of Morocco climate conference Nov 08, 2016 - 2:54pm

What I didn’t expect on the first morning of the Marrakech, Morocco, climate talks was that it would be cold and wet. But that didn’t dampen the festive opening of this the 22nd annual meeting of nations party to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC). John Connor writes in Crikey.
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