Norwegian Environmental Minister Bård Vegar, second right, speaks to local and international activists during their protest inside a conference center to demand urgent action to address

 

              Norwegian Environmental Minister Bård Vegar, second right, speaks to local and international activists during their protest inside a conference center to demand urgent action to address
Norwegian Environmental Minister Bård Vegar, second right, speaks to local and international activists during their protest inside a conference center to demand urgent action to address climate change at the U.N. climate talks in Doha, Qatar, Saturday, Dec. 8, 2012. After all-night wrangling, the latest drafts Saturday lacked the strong commitments on climate action and financing by rich countries that poor countries had hoped for. But they did include a text on "loss and damage," a relatively new concept which relates to damages from climate-related disasters. (AP Photo/Osama Faisal)