UNCTAD report highlights Carbon leakage to poor countries, What is it?

Least Developed Countries Report 2022: UNCTAD warns against carbon leakage to poor countries

Least Developed Countries (LDCs) must not become “carbon havens” as polluters in rich countries weed high-emitting industries out of their economies, a new report from the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) warned. The “effective and increasingly restrictive environmental laws” in industrialized countries, to reduce carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions, which cause pollution and … Read more

Top 10 Poorest countries in the world?

500 million newly poor people unable to pay medical expenses

Ground Report | New Delhi: Top 10 Poorest countries in the world; Of the 48 poorest countries in the world, more than three-quarters are on the African continent. This means that more than half of the countries in Africa are among the least developed and with the highest poverty rate. Among them, 9 are classified as humanitarian emergencies. Furthermore, the high … Read more