Dion: America Is Not Likely to Budge on Kyoto

But Climate Change Conference Chair remains upbeat that UN meetings can bring about a healthier planet even if all nations don't sign on.

Sarah McGregor
Published: Wednesday, 11/30/2005 12:00 am EST

Diplomats from over 180 nations had barely settled in for crucial talks on climate change when the Canadian chair of the conference conceded the United States is adamantly opposed to joining an international pact to reduce harmful emissions.

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