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The Global South is the climate movement’s unsung leader

Numerous examples highlight leadership and real climate action in the Global South. With financial support from and partnership with countries in the Global North, this leadership can be a cornerstone for getting on track to meeting the Paris Agreement.

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C.J.F., M.M. and H.J. conceived the idea for this Comment. M.M. led the project planning and coordination. C.J.F., M.M., J.A., E.J., H.J., A.N. and A.Y. contributed to literature search and writing, according to sector expertise. C.J.F. led the framing and editing of the manuscript. All authors contributed to revising the manuscript.

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Correspondence to Chad Jonathan Frischmann.

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Frischmann, C.J., Mehra, M., Alvarez, J. et al. The Global South is the climate movement’s unsung leader. Nat. Clim. Chang. 12, 410–412 (2022).

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