‘We’ll go grey & die waiting on money to fight climate change’ – Jagdeo

special carbon credits issued to it last December, was executed with Hess Corporation, a US oil giant and one of the companies searching for and producing petroleum in the country’s nascent oil and gas sector.

Out of the first payment received earlier this year, the Vice President said some US$120 million has been set aside to construct more kokers, conservancy dams and canals. These will help to “climate-proof” the economy and help make the agricultural sector less vulnerable to disasters like droughts and floods.