01 Jun '17, 7pm

President Trump announces intent to withdraw from Paris Agreement

Today the United States announced its intent to withdraw from the historic Paris Agreement, the world’s first truly global plan to address climate change. “Pulling out of the Paris Agreement would undermine US credibility on the world stage while making it harder for our country, and the world, to reach a safer and more prosperous future,” said WWF President and CEO Carter Roberts. Nearly 200 countries joined the Paris Agreement, demonstrating a collective willingness and urgency to tackle the global challenge of climate change. The pact requires all nations to pursue all efforts to limit global temperature increase to 1.5°C to stave off some of the worst impacts of a warming planet. As the second-largest emitter of heat-trapping greenhouse gases, the United States cannot afford to step away from its commitments to cut carbon pollution and prepare communities for climate c...

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