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COP26: ‘Not blah blah blah’, UN Special Envoy Carney presents watershed private sector commitment for climate finance

It’s ‘Finance Day’ at COP26, and the spotlight is on a big announcement: nearly 500 global financial services firms agreed on Wednesday to align $130 trillion – some 40 per cent of the world’s financial assets – with the climate goals set out in the Paris Agreement, including limiting global warming to 1.5 degrees Celsius. Read the full story, “COP26: ‘Not blah blah blah’, UN Special Envoy Carney presents watershed private sector commitment for climate finance”, on globalissues.org →

It’s ‘Finance Day’ at COP26, and the spotlight is on a big announcement: nearly 500 global financial services firms agreed on Wednesday to align $130 trillion – some 40 per cent of the world’s financial assets – with the climate goals set out in the Paris Agreement, including limiting global warming to 1.5 degrees Celsius.
Read the full story, “COP26: ‘Not blah blah blah’, UN Special Envoy Carney presents watershed private sector commitment for climate finance”, on globalissues.org →

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