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November 08, 2022
A daily digest by CSE / Down to Earth on developments at the UNFCCC COP 27 summit in Sharm-El-Sheikh, Egypt from a Global South perspective. Access our extensive coverage on climate. You can find this newsletter on the web here.
Dear readers,

The 27th Conference of Parties (COP27) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change in Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt, began November 7, 2022.

Countries finally agreed to discuss providing financial support to address loss and damage caused by climate change at the conference. Here’s a look at what happened on the first day of COP27. At COP27 in Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt, António Guterres said that Loss and damage can no longer be swept under the rug. “It is a moral imperative, a fundamental question of international solidarity and climate justice,” he noted.

He also warned that the world is “on a highway to climate hell with our foot on the accelerator. Our planet is fast approaching tipping points that will make climate chaos irreversible. We need urgent Climate Action”... Continue Reading
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COP27: Agriculture finally on table; beware of greenwashing though, warn experts, 07 November 2022
The first official Food and Agriculture Pavilion at a UNFCCC COP has been unveiled at Sharm El-Sheikh
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COP27 must be remembered as ‘Implementation COP’, says SamehShoukry, 06 November 2022
The developing world’s first COP since Marrakesh in 2016 must implement the ‘Paris Rulebook’
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COP27 diary (November 7): ‘World on a highway to climate hell, with our foot on the accelerator’, 08 November 2022
A round-up of what went on at the Sharm-El-Sheikh summit
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WMO sounds alarm as COP27 gets underway, with 1.5°C target barely within reach, 06 November 2022
Sea level rise doubled in three decades; South Asia, including India, one of the hardest-hit
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Loss and damage funding officially included in COP27 agenda, 06 November 2022
Loss and damage financing has been a long-standing demand of developing and vulnerable countries including India
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