02 Jun '17, 12pm

US withdrawal from Paris Ignore Trump get on with the job

In pursuit of his America First agenda, Donald Trump has announced that he wants America to be the first country to withdraw from the Paris Agreement, just seven months after it entered into force. With the exception of Nicaragua and Syria, every country in the world signed the Paris Agreement. The overwhelming majority have now also ratified it. They signed it for a very good reason – the consequences of even 2 degrees of warming are severe. Changing weather patterns and rising sea levels will cause chaos. They can destroy ecosystems and damage the economy. In turn this poses a real risk to global stability and security , leading to migration and provoking conflict. We are already experiencing the early effects from record high temperatures and increasingly extreme weather events. The clock is ticking and urgent action is needed. By pulling out of the Paris Agreement, Don...

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