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La financiación de la seguridad climática

NUEVA YORK – El objeto del sistema financiero mundial es el de asignar los ahorros del mundo a sus utilizaciones más productivas. Cuando el sistema funciona adecuadamente, se canalizan dichos ahorros en inversiones que aumentan el nivel de vida; cuando no funciona bien, como en los últimos años, se canalizan los ahorros en burbujas inmobiliarias y proyectos medioambientalmente perjudiciales, incluidos los que exacerban el cambio climático inducido por el hombre.

El año 2015 será un punto de inflexión en el empeño de crear un sistema financiero mundial que contribuya a la seguridad climática en lugar de a la ruina climática. En julio, los gobiernos del mundo se reunirán en Addis Abeba a fin de acordar un nuevo marco para la financiación mundial.

El objetivo de la reunión será el de facilitar un sistema financiero que apoye el desarrollo sostenible, lo que quiere decir un crecimiento económico que no sea socialmente excluyente y sí medioambientalmente racional. Cinco meses después, los gobiernos del mundo firmarán en París un nuevo acuerdo mundial para luchar contra el cambio climático inducido por el hombre y canalizar fondos en la energía inocua para el clima, partiendo de los avances logrados este mes en las negociaciones celebradas en Lima (Perú). También allí la financiación cobrará gran importancia.

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