• Kyodo News


Foreign ministers and officials from 34 East Asian and Latin American countries reaffirmed on Sunday their commitment to “work constructively” in the fight against climate change.

The member states of the Forum for East Asia-Latin America Cooperation also pledged in their “Tokyo Declaration” issued after the two-day meeting to take “wise fiscal policies and prudent financial management policies to build a resilient and viable international economy” as the world recovers from the financial crisis.

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