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COP27 summit strikes historic deal on climate damage financing

A tense UN climate summit ended on Sunday with a landmark funding deal to help vulnerable countries cope with the devastating effects of global warming, but also with anger over a failure to advance further ambitions to cut emissions. Two-week talks in the Egyptian Red Sea resort of Sharm el-Sheikh, which at times seemed to

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Hypocrisy abounds at climate summit

Reprinted from DC Magazine Every year the global climate summits are a parade of hypocrisy as the world’s elite arrive in private jets to lecture humanity on cutting carbon emissions. The current UN climate summit in Egypt offers more breathtaking hypocrisy than usual because the rich people of the world diligently teaching the poor countries

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COP27 Climate Summit Ends with Poor Countries Compensation Agreement

Early on Sunday morning, the negotiators managed to agree on a so-called fund for indemnification and damage. This compensates for poor countries that suffer from extreme weather events such as droughts, floods and heat waves, exacerbated by carbon emissions in rich countries. This is a well-deserved victory in the fight for climate justice that will

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Bonjour! Francophone leaders gather for summit in Tunisia

This weekend, Tunisia is hosting a francophone summit where 30 leaders will focus on economic cooperation. The event is considered a success for Tunisian President Kais Syed, more than a year after he came to power in a coup. While the two-day summit will officially focus on “digital technology as a vector of development,” it

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