31 Jul '17, 4pm

Trump budget threatens Zimbabwe climate change resilience programs

U.S. Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson is more outspoken. He was recently quoted by Reuters defending the proposed cuts as a needed correction to a “historically high” State Department budget that had grown to address conflicts abroad in which the U.S. engages engage, along with disaster aid. Noting the massive contribution to disruptive climate change made by the United States, and by EXXON, Tillerson’s past employer, some critics characterize the U.S. threats to cut aid to developing nations, especially for climate change resilience, as hypocritical and cruel.

Full article: https://news.mongabay.com/2017/07/trump-budget-threatens-...

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