Thursday, February 20, 2020

Aid and climate. Swedish EU Presidency to play crucial role

The definition of international aid could face dramatic change as grants for climate efforts in developing countries are negotiated in the months leading up to the UN Climate Summit in Copenhagen.

Sweden, which holds the EU Presidency, will play a prominent role. A key issue will be rich countries support for developing countries’ adjustment to climate change. The outcome will influence the “design [of] future development cooperation," Sweden states.

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