Pacific island states pushed aside in race for UN funds: Kiribati

By Reuters | Wed, 12 Mar 2014 07:59 AM
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By Stian Reklev

ULAN BATOR, March 12 (Reuters) - Tiny Pacific island nations, among those hardest hit by climate change, are being outmuscled by larger states in the race to get U.N. funds earmarked for climate change adaptation, Kiribati's agriculture minister said on Wednesday.

At a meeting in the Mongolian capital Ulan Bator where land-locked developing countries and small island states debated ...

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