Worldwide Waste: How the Government is Using and Losing Your Money Abroad - Part III: Foreign Green Development
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Chairman Rand Paul of the Subcommittee on Federal Spending Oversight and the Committee on Homeland Security and Government Affairs issued a series of waste reports of American foreign expenditure. This is Part 1 of 7 cataloging over $3 billion in wasteful spending. This specific volume reports on sustainable and green development. ~$650k in Moroccan green jobs, ~$333 million in Indonesian Green Energy, ~$8 million in SE Asian green energy, ~$11 million in Vietnam green buildings, ~8 million in Kazakhstan Cap-and-Trade, $100k in Iranian climate research, ~$4 million in Georgian Climate Commitments, $2.5 million in Chinese climate change initiatives, $185k in Indian film fest, $33k in Turkish media, ~$225k in Indian climate conference, ~$25 million in Philippine climate change adaptation.