A short explanation of why 2015 is such an important year, and why it has been chosen as the European Year for Development.
This weekend in Lima, UN member states reached an agreement on how countries should tackle climate change. The talks proved difficult because of divisions between rich and poor countries over how to spread the burden of the costs of adaptation and the mitigation of further climate change.
This article links to an overview of how major news media reported on the outcome of the negotiations, and how various groups responded.
Some of the most popular stories on “The World’s Best Year” during 2014