IS: The world’s 48 poorest countries want $1.39 trillion dollars between 2020 and 2030 to tackle climate change. These estimates are based on plans they submitted to the UN. this will be worked out within the next two weeks, following the climate change summit.
It includes $53.8 billion a year to reduce emissions and $39.9 billion to deal with extreme weather according to a London-based International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED) report.
Brazil, China, India, Morocco, South Africa and Turkey are receiving as much public money as all the least-developed countries together, the report added.
This is all supposed to be ironed out in the next two weeks.
The UN wants to send this money to places like Zambia and Yemen where the dictators in charge will use the money without real oversight. Read More