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A New Era of Geopolitics Will Challenge Climate Plans

| Nov. 27, 2023

The 2023 United Nations’ Climate Change Conference is convening in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, this week. COP28, as it is called, will put the issue of climate change at the center stage of the global debate. Yet the war in Gaza and its consequences are stark reminders that the most urgent challenge facing humanity is the preservation of global peace and security. A pecking order for the 21st century should thus bring back peace building as well as poverty reduction at the top of the policy agenda. Climate action cannot be at the expense of letting wars and poverty fester. 

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For Academic Citation: Arezki, Rabah.“A New Era of Geopolitics Will Challenge Climate Plans.” Barron's, November 27, 2023.

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