Italy's Draghi calls on leaders to raise US$100.0 billion for climate climate crisis

Italian Prime Minister Mario Draghi attended Youth4Climate: Driving Ambition, the COP26 pre-conference in Milan for youth advocates fighting for climate action. 

The UN Climate Change Conference, COP26, will take place in Glasgow, Scotland from October 31 - November 12, 2021.

In his final speech, Draghi called for a pledge of US$100.0 billion for low- and lower-middle-income countries and climate-vulnerable nations, specifying the need for grants rather than loans to address the ongoing climate crisis. 

Video transcript - Italian Government Website