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U.N. climate chief looks to Biden to boost global action

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U.N. climate chief looks to Biden to boost global action

U.N. climate chief looks to Biden to boost global action

A swift resurgence in U.S. leadership under President-Elect Joe Biden and wealthy nations fulfilling a promise of cash for poorer countries could galvanise action on climate change this year, the United Nations climate chief said on Tuesday.


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