Follow the Copenhagen Climate Change Conference online

Written by Jon Ritterbush, Electronic Resources Librarian
ritterbushjr@unk.edu

Between December 7 – 18, 2009, world leaders will be attending the United Nations’ Climate Change Conference in Copenhagen, Denmark to address urgent calls for action to curb global warming.

According to the United Nations News Centre, over 15,000 people, as well as 110 heads of state – including United States President Barack Obama and Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao – are expected to attend this summit, making it the largest gathering on climate change ever.1

Visit the following links for background information and news updates on the Climate Change Conference, available through library databases and free websites:

Library databases – login required from off-campus

Free websites


1. “Landmark UN climate change conference kicks off in Copenhagen.” UN.org 7 December 2009. http://www.un.org/apps/news/story.asp?NewsID=33160&Cr=Copenhagen&Cr1=

Follow developments at the Climate Change Conference in Copenhagen