As costs of wild weather grow, poorer nations want UN climate talks to deliver

Nepali school students hold placards at a protest rally to demand action to counter the changing global climate in Lalitpur, on the outskirts of Kathmandu, on Sept 8, 2018.
Nepali school students hold placards at a protest rally to demand action to counter the changing global climate in Lalitpur, on the outskirts of Kathmandu, on Sept 8, 2018.PHOTO: AFP

As weather extremes get worse, poorer nations say they urgently need clarity on flows of climate finance from wealthier nations to help them cope.

Climate cash will also help them green their economies and cut greenhouse gas emissions.

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