Hillary Clinton Says US Will Do 'Our Fair Share' in Copenhagen

Global Futures| Saying that America will do its “fair share”, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton announced that the US is prepared to work with other countries toward a goal of joointly mobilising $100 billion a year by 2020 to address the climate change needs of developing countries.

Clinton also made it clear that the US will not commit to emissions reductions, beyond cut emissions by 4 percent of 1990 levels in 2020. Clinton says that US dollars will be especially focused on protecting rainforests, because the American public is more likely to embrace this concept, based on the existing science. Read on in Global Futures: Copenhagen Dec, 17, 2009