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    The US government is sending Special Envoy Jonathan Pershing to participate in a three-day 20-nation ministerial-level summit in San Francisco on climate change, the Department of State announced in a media note.

    WASHINGTON (Sputnik) — "US Special Envoy… Pershing will travel June 1 — June 3 to San Francisco, California to participate in… the seventh Clean Energy Ministerial (CEM7), the inaugural Mission Innovation Ministerial and the Public-Private Action Summit," the note said on Wednesday.

    The summit will convene energy ministers and other high-level delegates from 23 CEM member countries and the European Commission to collaborate on solutions that advance clean energy innovation and adoption, the State Department added.

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