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Gap between climate pledges and action sparks criticism

Clip: 11/16/2022 | 7m 3s  | Video has closed captioning.

As nearly 200 countries negotiate at the COP27 climate talks on reducing emissions, there's a call for greater regulation and transparency around prior and future pledges. A United Nations report targets governments, corporations and banks for what's called "greenwashing," or making false or exaggerated claims of progress. Jamie Hannan of Fossil Free Media joined William Brangham to discuss.

Aired: 11/16/22

Rating: NR

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