G8是靠不住的

纽约——

2010年G8峰会在加拿大举行,东道主总理哈珀发出“负责的峰会”的号召,呼吁G8为这些年许下的承诺负起责任来。那么,让我们来看看G8做得怎么样。答案是——唉,实在不怎么样。在镜头前摆姿势是一回事,严肃的全球治理事宜是另一回事,今年的峰会表明,两者之间差别巨大。

在近几年G8所做出的承诺中,分量最重的要数2005年英国格伦伊格尔斯(Gleneagles,即鹰谷)峰会上的那个——帮助世界最贫困人口。当时G8承诺,到今年为止,为世界贫穷地区拨付的年度发展补助应在2004年的基础上增加500亿美元。其中的一半,即250亿美元,将用于非洲。

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