President Xi Jinping’s address to world leaders at the G20 summit on Sunday is shown on a screen at a Beijing shopping centre. The meeting was a prelude to COP26 in Glasgow. Photo: Reuters
President Xi Jinping’s address to world leaders at the G20 summit on Sunday is shown on a screen at a Beijing shopping centre. The meeting was a prelude to COP26 in Glasgow. Photo: Reuters
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Xi Jinping calls on countries to combat climate change, but does not unveil any new commitments in written statement to COP26

  • Xi Jinping calls on countries to focus on ‘concrete actions’ and harness innovations in science and technology to ‘accelerate the green transition’
  • He does not unveil any new climate commitments by China, but says that the government would be rolling out specific implementation plans

President Xi Jinping’s address to world leaders at the G20 summit on Sunday is shown on a screen at a Beijing shopping centre. The meeting was a prelude to COP26 in Glasgow. Photo: Reuters
President Xi Jinping’s address to world leaders at the G20 summit on Sunday is shown on a screen at a Beijing shopping centre. The meeting was a prelude to COP26 in Glasgow. Photo: Reuters
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