Members of congress who attended the climate talks are pushing for a law that will penalise businesses for overshooting safe levels of greenhouse gas emissions by making them pay fines that will go to affected communities.
In Asean, there is no general regional agreement securing environmental rights and obligations but the Asean Agreement on Transboundary Haze Pollution is an example of a sectoral achievement.
Linda Yanti Sulistiawati
The recent passage of the US Inflation Reduction Act (IRA), aimed at accelerating the country's clean-energy transition, is a welcome and timely development in the fight against global warming.
Christiana Figueres and