Diplomatic cavalry rides into climate talks to fill gaps

It is time for top diplomats to start work to move forward on tackling the major unresolved issues at international climate talks in Glasgow, Scotland

Much of that disagreement over which countries they have and which not has arisen because of money.

Leaders focused on grand screens, not on the complicated formulations that are key to technocratic negotiations.

Specifically, various gaps: A trust gap and one prosperity gap.

Rich countries have still not reached an annual $100 billion.

Huq said wealthy polluting nations had abandoned the rest of the world by failing to hit emissions targets that would limit global warming to 1.5 degrees Celsius (2.7 degrees Fahrenheit).

Paris Agreement

The Paris Agreement , often referred to as the Paris Accords or the Paris Climate Accords, is an international treaty on climate change, adopted in 2015. It covers climate change mitigation, (wikipedia)


United Nations

The United Nations is an intergovernmental organization aiming to maintain international peace and security, develop friendly relations among nations, achieve international cooperation, (wikipedia)

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Saleemul Huq

Dr Saleemul Huq is a Bangladeshi Scientist and has been the Director of the International Centre for Climate Change & Development based in Bangladesh, also Professor at Independent University, (wikipedia)


Nancy Pelosi

Nancy Patricia Pelosi is an American politician serving as speaker of the United States House of Representatives since 2019, and previously from 2007 to 2011. She has served as a U.S. (wikipedia)


2021 United Nations Climate Change Conference

The 2021 United Nations Climate Change Conference, also known as COP26, is the 26th United Nations Climate Change conference. It is being held at the SEC Centre in Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom, (wikipedia)

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