Loss and damage win doesn’t make up for COP27 setbacks
Article 6 may not make headlines, but it's among the less discussed measures that can make or break the world's climate goals.
Welcome to today’s edition of Lights On, a newsletter that brings you the key stories and exclusive intel on energy and climate change in South Asia. I am back in Delhi after two intense weeks of negotiations in Egypt. This is my last dispatch from this year's COP, but the climate story doesn't end here. Subscribe for more, every week: Until the early hours of Sunday, delegates and activists in Sharm el-Sheikh for COP27 feared the worst - parties were ready to walk out without a deal rather than agreeing to a bad one, as EU climate chief Frans Timmermann put it. In the end, a “breakthrough” agreement was struck with the creation of a new platform to unlock loss and damage finance, perhaps the number one goal parties were hoping to achieve this year. But while the new financial facility has
Lou Del Bello
Nov 21 2022
5 mins read