The European Union has pledged to provide 2.4 billion euros (USD3 billion) in support of global climate change mitigation efforts, PANA reports. EU official Jose Briosa said the bloc will also continue to press the international community to replace the Copenhagen accord with a legally binding deal.

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  • Ivy Mungcal

    As former senior staff writer, Ivy Mungcal contributed to several Devex publications. Her focus is on breaking news, and in particular on global aid reform and trends in the United States, Europe, the Caribbean, and the Americas. Before joining Devex in 2009, Ivy produced specialized content for U.S. and U.K.-based business websites.