Wealthy countries still failing on $100 billion climate finance pledge

Euractiv | Sep 17, 2019 at 2:12 PM
  • In 2017, the most industrialised countries contributed a little above $70 billion to nations vulnerable to the effects of climate change.
  • The Gordian knot of the global warming negotiations for many years, the issue of developed nations financing adaptation and mitigation to climate change should remain crucial.
  • “financing provided and mobilised by developed countries for climate action in developing countries reached $71.2 billion in 2017”.