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5 things the Paris climate deal must do to slow global warming

5 things the Paris climate deal must do to slow global warming

The over-arching goal for the climate conference is to create a global agreement addressing environmental goals beyond the year 2020, which is when current international commitments on greenhouse gas regulations run out. At minimum, world leaders are expected to devise goals and strategies for the decade after that, and potentially more. Environmental activists had originally planned a public march for November 29 to demonstrate support for aggressive climate-saving strategies, but that event was canceled after the violent attacks that took place throughout the city on November 13. A second rally, planned for December 12 (the day after the conference concludes) has also been canceled due to security concerns. Axing the public action won’t silence the people, though, and on Sunday, Paris’ Place de la Republique—the planned site for the canceled rally—was filled with hundred...

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