The UN climate scene is moving from awkard to despairing. As if the media's representation of the squabbling, haggling, low expectations and predictable debates wasn't depressing enough, here's a rock-bottom quote from the chair of Africa Group:
"Thank god we came up with an agenda. It's a pity it took so long. What does it say for the rest of the year?"
That's a rhetorical question, by the way.