11 Nov 2021

COP26: Alok Sharma urges negotiators to cooperate over deal

Chief Correspondent

We need to ratchet up a gear, pleaded Alok Sharma, the president of the COP summit, as he urged negotiators to cooperate to achieve a deal.

As usual for COP, it is now predicted to run over into the weekend as difficulties over finance and fossil fuels are thrashed out.

But one bit of positive news was a new initiative led by Denmark and Costa Rica to phase out the production of oil and gas.

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