26 Jul 2021

Ministers from around world seek common ground ahead of COP26

As London mops up from another day of flash floods, ministers from more than 50 countries have been in the city for a two-day meeting designed to make sure the UN’s climate change conference is a success.

With fewer than 100 days to go before the Glasgow Cop26 summit, they’ve been trying to find common ground on a range of issues, from phasing out coal and preventing deforestation, to helping developing countries adapt to the impact of climate change.