Africa’s energy needs to top COP27 negotiations

Africa’s energy crisis will be top on the agenda at the COP27 meeting later this year, as the continent’s negotiators up demands for rich countries to commit to their pledges on  climate finance.

In successive climate negotiations since the first United Nations Climate Change Conference was convened nearly three decades ago, low-income countries have expressed frustration on what has become routine failure to persuade their richer counterparts to open their purses.

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Marko Phiri
Marko Phiri
Marko Phiri is a freelance journalist

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