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Petersberg Climate Dialogue: Germany rejects delaying climate action
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Petersberg Climate Dialogue: Germany rejects delaying climate action

The German foreign minister has called climate change the "greatest security challenge of all time" and stressed that it acts as a catalyst for other crises. German Foreign Minister Annalena Baerbock has rejected the notion of cutting back on climate change targets despite the energy and food security crisis, speaking at the end of the Petersberg Climate Dialogue in Berlin on Tuesday. Despite geopolitical tensions fueled by the Russian invasion of Ukraine, she reiterated the importance of cooperation and trust among the global community to combat climate change so as to not further delay crucial climate action. What was on the agenda at the 13th Petersberg Climate dialogue? Representatives of 40 different nations met in Berlin to discuss how to combat climate change in preparat...