Climate change will fuel diseases, warns Global Fund

Climate change will fuel diseases, warns Global Fund

Climate change will end up killing people by fuelling infectious diseases, the head of the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria said Tuesday. Executive director Peter Sands said that in 2022, the fund had witnessed the “escalating impact” of...
UN climate talks enter home stretch split over money

UN climate talks enter home stretch split over money

By Marlowe HOOD COP27 entered its final week Monday with countries that grew rich burning fossil fuels and developing nations reeling from climate impacts at loggerheads over how to speed and fund reductions in carbon pollution. Somewhere in the middle, China —...
Biden faces high expectations at UN climate talks

Biden faces high expectations at UN climate talks

By Laurent Thomet and Kelly Macnamara US President Joe Biden headed to UN climate talks in Egypt on Friday armed with major domestic achievements against global warming but under pressure to do more for countries reeling from natural disasters. Biden will spend only a...