The World from Berlin 'De Boer's Resignation Is Catastrophic'

Yvo de Boer, the UN's climate chief, has announced his resignation. In the wake of an unsuccessful summit in Copenhagen he plans to leave diplomacy altogether and join a big-business consultancy as a climate expert. German papers aren't sure what's worse -- his departure from the UN, or the disappointments of Copenhagen.
U.N. climate chief Yvo de Boer announced his resignation on Thursday.

U.N. climate chief Yvo de Boer announced his resignation on Thursday.

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