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New Financial Scheme Turns Heat on Rich Nations

New Financial Scheme Turns Heat on Rich Nations

A new financial mechanism to help the developing world deal with the challenges posed by climate change looms as a major hurdle on the road leading up to a United Nations summit in Copenhagen in mid-December. Negotiators from the developing world and the developed world have only five days of climate talks in Barcelona, Spain […]

Rich Nations Must Lead Global Warming Battle: World Bank

Rich Nations Must Lead Global Warming Battle: World Bank

WASHINGTON (AFP) – The World Bank on Tuesday called on rich countries to step up the battle against global warming, saying their assistance is essential to help developing countries reduce their carbon footprints. Developing countries can shift to lower-carbon paths while promoting development and reducing poverty, but this depends on financial and technical assistance from […]

Stern: Rich nations will have to forget about growth to stop climate change

Stern: Rich nations will have to forget about growth to stop climate change

Rich nations will need to reconsider making growth the goal of their societies, according to the leading economist who wrote the government’s report on climate change. Lord Stern said that although robust expansion could be achieved until 2030 while avoiding dangerous levels of greenhouse gas emissions, rich nations may then have to consider reining in […]

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