Wealthy countries still unable to make $ 100 billion climate finance commitments

Wealthy countries still unable to make $ 100 billion climate finance commitments

In 2017, the most industrialised countries contributed a little above $70 billion to nations vulnerable to the effects of climate change. This number is far below the annual $100 billion pledged in 2009 for the following decade. EURACTIV’s partner le Journal de l’environnement reports. The $70 billion contributions of industrialised countries towards more vulnerable ones to combat the effects of climate change are far from the promises made and could spark debate at the next UN climate summit on 23 September. The Gordian knot of the global warming negotiations for…

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