Thousands rally in Durban for climate action

Campaigners say they are frustrated by slow progress at the talks in the city and want more help for poorer nations.

    Thousands of people have been taking part in a "Global Day of Action" in Durban.

    The South African city is hosting the international conference on climate change.

    Campaigners say they are frustrated by the slow progress at the talks and are demanding more help for poorer nations.

    Jonah Hull reports.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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