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The COP27 Climate Summit Was Another Exercise in Corporate Greenwashing

Claudia Horn: At this conference, the most vulnerable are supposed to negotiate with the most powerful. … While all continents have seen extreme weather events in 2022, those in Africa are chronically underreported. … Africa causes only 4 percent of global emissions. … Half of all global emissions are caused by the world’s richest 10 percent. … this year’s summit was “brought to you by Coca-Cola.” As well as being a major plastic polluter, Coca-Cola has deprived local communities in countries like India of access to clean water and dodged paying taxes to the tune of several billion US dollars… [ Visit Website ]