US Will Not Commit To Climate Change Aid For Poor Nations At UN Summit!

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Standing where homes were washed away by the sea, Kiribati. Captions and Photo source: © Oxfam Australia

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The US will not be pledging any cash to a near-empty fund for poor countries at a United Nations summit on climate change next week, the UN special climate change envoy said on Friday.

The UN secretary general, Ban Ki-moon, has challenged the 125 world leaders attending the 23 September summit to make “bold pledges” to the fund, intended to help poor countries cope with climate change…

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