04 Nov '16, 3pm

Just a few days before #COP22, the first truly global climate agreement has entered into force

Eleven months ago, nearly two hundred nations signed on to the first truly global agreement to curb climate change. And now that deal is officially entering into force. Known as the Paris Agreement, this unprecedented and essential plan aims to keep global warming to well below 2°C, or even 1.5°C. It represents a promise to the Earth—a promise to work urgently together to solve our global climate crisis. The agreement's enactment marks an auspicious start to the next round of climate negotiations that will take place this month in Morocco. World leaders will work to turn the goals of the Paris Agreement into concrete action, and clarify the rules for how each country will implement the plan. They’ll also focus on ramping up short-term climate action to reduce the gap that still exists between countries' current pledges to address climate change and the rising levels of glo...

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