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Q&A: On the Frontline, Islands Aim to Seize Climate Initiatives

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KINGSTON / PARIS, May 17 (IPS) – The “all-virtual” Latin America and the Caribbean Climate Week (LACCW) that took place May 11-14 highlighted islands’ particular vulnerabilities in the face of both climate change and the Covid-19 pandemic. But the event – hosted by the Dominican Republic – also provided “important momentum for a successful UN Climate Change Conference” (COP 26) in November in Glasgow, according to the United Nations.

Read the full story, “Q&A: On the Frontline, Islands Aim to Seize Climate Initiatives”, on globalissues.org

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