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Biden’s Green Covid Recovery DOA at the G20 Conference-WhatsApp?

Guest essay by Eric Waral

h / t GWPF – According to India, a mix of climate and economic policy “will insult injury as far as the situation in poor and developing countries is concerned.”

India’s blame for linking climate problems to economic recovery ahead of the G20

The US government has promoted a strong climate agenda as part of the process of recovery from a pandemic.

All indiaIndian press trust
Updated: April 13, 2021 1:40 am IST

New Delhi:

India said in an upcoming G20 talks that it would condemn attempts to link climate problems to economic recovery in a coronavirus pandemic and impose enormous development costs on developing countries.

The US government has promoted a strong climate agenda as part of the process of recovery from a pandemic.

Sanjeev Sanyal, the Treasury’s main economic adviser, said climate change is a serious problem but should not be confused with the immediate objectives of economic recovery.

P. Harish, an additional secretary to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (economic relations), criticized efforts to establish a goalpost outside the G20’s Parisian framework.

“We are many years ahead of reaching the global average in terms of energy consumption and GDP per capita. At this point, limiting options by additional terms would not only cost financially, but also. It also imposes enormous development costs, “said a senior official.

“By seeking a green restoration, we impose conditions in the worst economic impact of our lives … in various areas such as trade, investment and financing for development, as far as poor and developing countries are concerned. Will insult the injury, “he said.

read more: https://www.ndtv.com/india-news/ahead-of-g20-india-slams-linking-climate-issues-to-economic-recovery-2412211

My question – people like India Sanjeve Sanyal Ready to tell John Kerry on his face that his climate diplomacy is unwelcome, what else should Kerry talk about?

Biden’s Green Covid Recovery DOA at the G20 Conference-WhatsApp?

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