The grant was part of $13.5 million funding provided to 17 communities across Massachusetts for dam and seawall repairs and removal. The funding will enable the restoration of the community's natural resources and increase overall health.
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The United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change is setting up its new Green Climate Fund to “provide support to developing countries to limit or reduce greenhouse gas emissions.”