Maite Nkoana Mashabane

  • Climate deal up for approval at UN conference December 11, 2011

    Durban: A package of documents was submitted to a marathon UN climate conference on Saturday that would set a new course for the global fight against climate change for decades to come. South Africa's foreign minister and chairman of the 194-party conference, Maite Nkoana-Mashabane, told delegates that failure to agree...
  • Climate talks suspended after rebellion over drafts December 10, 2011

    Durban: Developing states most at risk from global warming rebelled against a proposed deal at UN climate talks on Friday, forcing host South Africa to draw up new draft documents in a bid to prevent the talks collapsing. South African Foreign Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane suspended the talks in Durban after a...