Environmental groups calling for UN summit to be postponed

Read the full story at The Hill.

A coalition of more than 1,500 environmental groups spanning 130 countries is calling for an upcoming United Nations climate summit to be postponed amid spiking COVID-19 cases.

The Climate Action Network argued on Tuesday that proceeding with plans for COP26 summit would increase the possibility that government delegates and journalists from developing countries would run into travel restrictions designed to combat the spread of coronavirus.

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