“Minister Creecy will stress once again the importance of adequate finance from developed to developing countries to support their Just Energy Transitions towards climate-resilient societies and net-zero emission futures,” he added.
“The Petersberg Dialogue, which is taking place in the run-up to the formal international climate change negotiations, COP27 in Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt, later this year presents ministers with the chance to discuss issues of importance in addressing the climate crisis.
“Other issues to be addressed include the global goal on adaptation, enhanced ambition on mitigation, finance for loss and damage associated with climate change impacts, and funding required by developing and least-developed countries to address the causes and effects of climate change. SA will use the dialogue to offer support to strengthen international co-operation and global solidarity in tackling the climate crisis.”
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