Posts Tagged ‘Paris Climate Accord’

NZ favours Pacific neighbours in substantial increase in climate change aid

Thursday, October 21st, 2021

The New Zealand Government says it will quadruple overseas aid to help poorer countries deal with climate change. The allocation has been increased to $1.3 billion. The Government says the increase in overseas aid means that New Zealand will now be paying its fair share towards global climate funding. It is part of a global Read more

Religious leaders make joint climate appeal ahead of Cop26

Thursday, October 7th, 2021
Religious leaders climate appeal

Pope Francis and other religious leaders made a joint appeal for governments to commit to ambitious targets at the upcoming UN climate conference, COP26. The “Faith and Science: Towards COP26” meeting brought together Christian leaders, including Pope Francis, Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby and Orthodox Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew, and representatives of Islam, Judaism, Hinduism, Sikhism, Read more