A fraught UN summit wrapped up Sunday with a landmark deal on funding to help vulnerable countries cope with devastating climate impacts -- but ... also anger over a failure to be more ambitious on cutting emissions.
The Global North is relentlessly prioritising national interests over cooperative efforts to cut global warming. Africa must do the same. This ... means Africa must chart its own path towards a transition to renewable energy that is financially viable and serves the interests of its citizens.
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Although they have been for decades the beating heart of waste recycling in Egypt and received generous praise from the government in recent ... campaigns, informal garbage collectors take no part in the COP27, nor do they know much about the UN event currently taking place on Egyptian soil.
US climate envoy John Kerry announced a much-anticipated — and controversial — expanded carbon credit market system at COP27. Although the ... concept is not new, the proposal on the table could be a game-changer — but only if certain parts are in place, experts say.