Trump Pulls Out of Climate Deal - What It Means For Africa
President Trump's decision to withdraw the United States from the Paris Agreement on climate change will be greeted with anger across the African continent - but with or without the US, countries will push ahead with their own pledges to bring down carbon emissions and pursue alternative sources of energy, writes Wanjira Mathai.
Premium Times, 2 June 2017
President Donald Trump has withdrawn the country from the historic Paris Climate Accord dealing with greenhouse gas emissions mitigation, adaptation and finance starting in 2020. Read more »
allAfrica, 2 June 2017
The decision by President Trump to withdraw the United States from the Paris Agreement on climate change will be greeted with anger, dismay and incomprehension across the African… Read more »
Thomson Reuters Foundation, 1 June 2017
"Donald Trump has made a historic mistake which our grandchildren will look back on with stunned dismay" Read more »
U.S President Donald Trump on the campaign trail.
White House, 2 June 2017
THE PRESIDENT: Thank you very much. (Applause.) Thank you. I would like to begin by addressing the terrorist attack in Manila. We’re closely… Read more »
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4 November 2016, marks the historic entry into force of the Paris Agreement on climate change. It is significant for the global commitment to hold global warming to no more than 2C ... Read more »