Environment and climate change minister says she's an 'optimistic realist,' expects solid agreement at Paris COP21.
But challenges remain, including bringing family here to live with her on posting.
Sale of Hong Kong official residence delayed, but properties in Athens, Brussels, Helsinki, Lisbon and Rome were on the market as of Nov. 23.
Behind-the-scenes teams taking shape, though not all chiefs named.
After almost 40 years as a diplomat, ‘like the proverbial cherry on top of the cake.’