Climate Talks End In Copenhagen Accord; Countries Settle On Non- Binding 2 ºC Warming Limit
Green Car Congress
DECEMBER 20, 2009
In the end, 188 countries voted in favor of the motion, with Cuba, Bolivia, Sudan, and Venezuela voting against it. Finance structures would be created and funded by developed countries, encouraging developing countries and emerging economies to minimize future emissions and adapt to future effects of climate change. Financing of adaptive measures would be prioritized for the most vulnerable countries, such as small island states and sub-Saharan African nations.