“Group of 20” leaders, representing the world’s largest economies, convened for a climate-focused second day of a two-day summit, before heading to Glasgow, Scotland, for a major climate conference.

Here’s what to know

  • The leaders discussed what wealthy countries owe poorer ones that are trying to develop in a climate-friendly way and that may already be feeling the devastating impacts of climate change.
  • Leaders announced a major deal on coal plants and another on corporate taxes, but skeptics said national interests could undermine those agreements.
  • President Biden met with individual country leaders and held a news conference before leaving for Glasgow.