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West can’t use climate issues as weapon against China in Glasgow (Global Times)

While commending China for its actions in recent years to combat climate change in a speech on Monday, UN Secretary-General António Guterres called on China to set “ambitious” goals to combat the environmental crisis in the run-up to the 26th United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP26) to be held Glasgow, the UK.

GT Voice: West can’t use climate issues as weapon against China in Glasgow – Global Times

 

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Is Climate Diplomacy Possible? (John Kampfner, Project-Syndicate)

With the United States and China at loggerheads, the grand old style of international summitry is unlikely to have a meaningful impact on the global effort to combat climate change. The world’s response to the climate crisis will succeed or fail on the basis of national interests alone.

Is Climate Diplomacy Possible? by John Kampfner – Project Syndicate (project-syndicate.org)