Caroline Lucas: The G7 failed us on the two biggest issues facing the planet: vaccine equality and climate change. With no fixed date to end coal use and vaccine donation pledges, which equated to less than 10 per cent of what is needed, the G7 fell short. If the G7 is to remain relevant (and there are plenty of voices saying it isn’t), it had to show leadership on the key challenges facing our world – most urgently, the global distribution of Covid vaccines and a strategy to tackle the climate emergency at the speed and scale the science demands. On both, it fell short.
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