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Hammond says will urge finance chiefs to tackle climate change

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Hammond says will urge finance chiefs to tackle climate change
Britain's Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond leaves Downing Street in London, Britain April 10, 2019. REUTERS/Hannah Mckay   -   Copyright  HANNAH MCKAY(Reuters)

LONDON (Reuters) – British Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond said on Thursday he would urge fellow international policymakers to find ways to achieve sustainable economic growth and tackle climate change at meetings this week in Washington.

Hammond also said he would call on countries to pay their fair share towards the International Monetary Fund.

(Reporting by William Schomberg, editing by David Milliken)