Audio – U.N. climate chief on developing countries’ role in Kyoto II

October 1, 2007

Yvo de Boer - Head of the UNFCCC Developing countries need to play a key role in the planning of the successor to the Kyoto Protocol, but may not be ready to commit to nationwide emission caps, Yvo de Boer, head of the U.N. Climate Change Secretariat, told Reuters on Monday during the Global Environment Summit.

De Boer speaks with Reuters correspondents Alister Doyle and Gerard Wynn.

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Is there a view on how the market-based approaches such as the cap-and-trade, will suffer given the current crisis in the financial markets?

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