US working to sign on to loss and damage agreement: sources

Proposals are put forward at the COP27 summit in Egypt on creating a fund to help developing countries meet the cost of climate disasters

Reuters
Published : 19 Nov 2022, 06:20 PM
Updated : 19 Nov 2022, 06:20 PM

The United States is working to find a way it can agree to proposals put forward at the COP27 summit in Egypt on creating a fund to help developing countries meet the cost of climate disasters, a source close to the negotiations said on Saturday.

Another US source familiar with the negotiations said the US had been "deeply involved" in the negotiations on the 'loss and damage' deal.

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