TITLE

UK's climate pledge is from existing aid budget

PUB. DATE
January 2010
SOURCE
ENDS (Environmental Data Services);Jan2010, Issue 420, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the pledge made by Great Britain in the Copenhagen Accord to speed up climate change aid for developing countries from 2010 to 2012. According to the British government, its contributions of about 2.4 billion U.S. dollars will come from the previously agreed upon budget of the country for international aid. Developed countries pledged to provide resources amounting to 30 billion dollars. The author adds that the European Union has pledged 10.6 billion dollars for the same purpose.
ACCESSION #
47966799

 

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