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Inside Copenhagen: days to overcome years of stalemate

By Damian Kahya  

spaceballDelegates arriving in Copenhagen’s airport are ferried straight to the out-of-town conference centre where they hope to make their dream a reality.

And, when they arrive, they are greeted not so much by a conference as the world’s largest and most over-subscribed climate fair—encountering the kind of queue usually reserved for teenagers trying to see their favorite boy band.

Instead giant screens list the corporate sponsors of  “Hopenhagen” above stalls promoting every…

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