05 Dec '17, 4pm

Obama to Speak at North American Climate Summit

Obama to Speak at North American Climate Summit

The Chicago Tribune quoted Mayor Rahm Emmannuel, saying, “President Obama helped lead the fight against climate change with bold and decisive action, and we are honored he will be joining the North American Climate summit where local leaders from around the world will make meaningful commitments to climate solutions.” The summit brings together leaders from the United States, Canada and Mexico to articulate commitments to the Paris Agreement. Mayor Emanuel is joined by Mayor of Paris, Anne Hidalgo; Mayor of San Francisco, Ed Lee; Mayor of Mexico City, Miguel Ángel Mancera; Mayor of Montreal, Valérie Plante; Mayor of Vancouver, Gregor Robertson; Mayor of Phoenix, Greg Stanton; and nearly 50 Mayors from around the world for the 2-day event. "From closing coal plants, to investing in electric vehicles and public transportation, to reducing electricity usage in our buildings, ...

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