Fast-start Finance: Helping countries curb the effects of global warming
At Copenhagen in 2009, developed countries pledged about $30 billion to the Fast Start Finance program for the years 2010 to 2012. The program was designed to help developing countries adapt to and mitigate global warming. Some highlights of the program: Read related article.
Sources: United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, Center for Clean Air Policy Europe, Japan Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Graphic: Patterson Clark-The Washington Post.