Ethics, Policy and Environment 15 (3):288 - 292 (2012)

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The Durban Platform for Enhanced Action was adopted at the 2011 United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change Conference in South Africa and one of the key achievements of the 2011 UN Conference was the agreement on and the launch of the Green Climate Fund. As the international community prepares for the 2012 UNFCC talks to start in Qatar in November-December 2012, the past history of global environmental and climate change financing issues as well as the role of finance and investment in addressing global climate change will be examined in this article using the Green Climate Fund as a case study. While it is hard to be optimistic about the current international geo-political context and the policy success of the Durban Platform for Enhanced Action, the Green Climate Fund does represent a real opportunity to move forward on global climate governance and bring real economic and technological dividends to the developing world.
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DOI 10.1080/21550085.2012.730237
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