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Big Considerations for the US as Climate Change Sweeps the Globe


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Big Considerations for the US as Climate Change Sweeps the Globe

John Light, Charina Nadura

As climate change ripples across the globe, the regions that will be hit hardest will also often be the poorest — places where developing economies, political systems and infrastructure are the most fragile. And as another UN summit approaches, some of those vulnerable nations are looking to wealthier countries like the US to lead the way in both averting the worst effects of climate change and preparing for those that are already inevitable.