International Climate Change Financing: Needs, Sources, and Delivery Methods

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This report discusses the domestic and international efforts to increase foreign assistance to address climate change. Proponents maintain that such assistance could help promote low-emissions and high-growth economic development in lower-income countries, while simultaneously protecting the more vulnerable countries from the effects of a changing climate. The fundamental dispute concerning international financing for climate change centers upon who should pay for it and how.

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Location(s): United States
Creation Date: May 5, 2011
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Creator (Author):
Lattanzio, Richard K.

Analyst in Environmental Policy

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Leggett, Jane A.

Specialist in Energy and Environmental Policy

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Place of Publication: Washington, D.C.
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  • Creation: May 5, 2011
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United States
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This report discusses the domestic and international efforts to increase foreign assistance to address climate change. Proponents maintain that such assistance could help promote low-emissions and high-growth economic development in lower-income countries, while simultaneously protecting the more vulnerable countries from the effects of a changing climate. The fundamental dispute concerning international financing for climate change centers upon who should pay for it and how.

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57 pages.

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