Fossil Fuel Subsidies Reform

Interviews at the 2014 UN Climate Summit

2014 UN Climate Summit, New York. An interview with Jo Tyndall, New Zealand Climate Change Ambassador, and Lena Ek, Sweden’s Former Minister of the Environment about the effects and consequences of fossil fuel subsidies.

The Friends group was formed in June 2010 to support G20 and APEC leaders’ commitments to phase out inefficient fossil fuel subsidies. The Friends encourage the G20 and APEC to implement their initiative as soon as possible, with maximum ambition and transparency.

Friends of Fossil Fuel Subsidy Reform are

  • Costa Rica
  • Denmark
  • Ethiopia
  • Finland
  • New Zealand
  • Norway
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland
  • Uruguay