For Jeffrey Sachs, $100B climate finance target has 2 major problems

In 2009, several developed countries pledged to mobilize $100 billion every year by 2020 to support climate action in the developing world. What has happened to this promise, more than five years since? Renowned economist Jeffrey Sachs gives us the inside track.

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  • Lean Alfred Santos

    Lean Alfred Santos is a former Devex development reporter focusing on the development community in Asia-Pacific, including major players such as the Asian Development Bank and the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank. He previously covered Philippine and international business and economic news, sports and politics.