Intense waves are seen during the passage of tropical storm Elsa in Santo Domingo in the Dominican Republic in July 2021. Photo: EPA-EFE
Intense waves are seen during the passage of tropical storm Elsa in Santo Domingo in the Dominican Republic in July 2021. Photo: EPA-EFE

COP27: Island nations want China and India to pay for climate damage

  • The island states want the 2 Asian powers to contribute to a compensation fund to help countries rebuild after disasters wrought by global warming
  • This is the first time the bloc has lumped China and India in with other major emitters like the US, UK and EU

Intense waves are seen during the passage of tropical storm Elsa in Santo Domingo in the Dominican Republic in July 2021. Photo: EPA-EFE
Intense waves are seen during the passage of tropical storm Elsa in Santo Domingo in the Dominican Republic in July 2021. Photo: EPA-EFE
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