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Switzerland is paying poorer nations to cut emissions on its behalf

Switzerland is paying poorer nations to cut emissions on its behalf

The agreements raise concerns that other countries will follow suit, delaying more difficult cuts of greenhouse gas emissions in wealthier nations.
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Bangladesh's villages bear the brutal cost of climate change

Climate change: Rich nations accused of 'betrayal' at Bonn talks

Poorer nations say rich ones have betrayed them by dragging their feet on paying for centuries of climate damage. They were hoping to get compensation talks onto the official agenda for November's COP27 climate conference.

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US says $100 billion soon to help poor nations with climate

U.S. climate envoy John Kerry says he thinks rich countries can finally meet their pledge to provide $100 billion annually to help poor nations cope with climate change beginning this year — and will definitely reach that amount in 2023.

Calls for climate reparations reach boiling point in Glasgow

Calls for climate reparations reach boiling point in Glasgow

For decades, vulnerable countries and activist groups have demanded that rich polluter countries pay for irreparable damage from climate change. This year, there may be a breakthrough.
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