At this crucial moment, when other countries are deciding to step back from their international obligations on climate finance, Canada should step up and reaffirm that backsliding is unacceptable.
Environment Minister Catherine McKenna, pictured in Ottawa on June 5, 2019, announcing the government's plan to replace funding for the 50 Million Tree program recently cancelled by the Ontario government. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
Canada has an excellent opportunity to highlight its international commitment to climate justice following the visit of the Green Climate Fund Director on June 13.
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