COP17

Africa calls for its fair share of climate funds

African leaders in Durban said it was time Africa got is fair share of global climate finance. They strongly reiterated that, while Africa is determined to embark resolutely on the path of clean development, it needs adequate access to climate finance, with a clear link between development, adaptation and mitigation.


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"Fighting global poverty and climate change are the two most important battles of this century..."

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