“The people of Scotland will have a huge part to play in ensuring world leaders take the action that is needed at the conference. But we will also ensure that the voices of our partners and others who live in countries facing a climatic catastrophe are heard.
“The fact that this conference is in Glasgow, one of the birthplaces of the industrial revolution, only underlines the fact that climate change has been driven by wealthy nations like our own, while those who have done the least to cause it suffer the most.
“It is the time for world’s leaders to live up to the promises they made in the Paris Agreement and commit to ambitious action to prevent a climate breakdown.”
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