Most rich white countries, including Australia, refuse to accept the climate debt they owe to poorer countries and communities.
Listen to the fifth and final episode of a series from The Anthill Podcast, reporting from what happened at the COP26 climate change summit in Glasgow.
The world promised progress at the Glasgow climate conference. Now it has to turn those promises into reality. A former senior UN official describes what to watch for in the coming year.
Loss and damage – the three words which define the COP26 Glasgow summit’s disappointing outcome.
Rich countries have promised to compensate poor ones for the impacts of climate change.
Countries are expected to commit to more ambitious targets for 2030, but how they will achieve them is still up for debate.
Directly linking climate change with aggression and mass migration risks dehumanising those vulnerable to environmental stresses. Mufazzar’s story does the opposite.
Despite the fanfare of signing the Paris Agreement on climate, little progress has been made on compensating poor countries for irreparable damages from climate change.
A key sticking point may be resolved at the Paris climate talks: but at what cost to developing countries?