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What is the Paris climate agreement and who has signed it? -

"We're getting out." It was with these words that Donald Trump signified the United States' break from the Paris Agreement on Climate Change​. In a statement from the Rose Garden in Washington DC, Trump announced that the United States would be ...and more »

The Candidates on Climate Change -

We delve into the presidential candidates' stances and claims on an issue that has received little attention in this campaign. By Vanessa Schipani. Posted on November 2, 2016. AddThis Sharing Buttons. Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Share to Tumblr ...and more »

Landmark Paris Climate Accord Comes into Force - Eos

The Paris climate change agreement to limit greenhouse gases entered into force today, hailed by scientists and policy makers as a landmark step toward reducing the dangers of climate change. However, these experts and a new report from the United ...and more »

Marrakech primer: 5 things to know about the next climate summit -

It took 21 years for nearly 200 countries to reach an agreement in Paris last year to put the brakes on climate change. Now for the hard part. At the COP22 summit in Morocco from November 7-18, negotiators will have to decide on the details of how to ...and more »

US wants no backsliding on Paris climate commitments -

WASHINGTON — U.S. negotiators want to speed global efforts to slash carbon emissions — and keep developing nations like China and India from veering off course at next month's COP22 climate summit in Morocco. The meeting will produce few final ...and more »

How will the Paris climate agreement change your day-to-day life? - The Conversation UK

It should be a momentous occasion for the environment. In early October 2016, 55 countries with 55% of the world's greenhouse gas emissions ratified the Paris climate change agreement. On November 4, it comes into force. The main long-term goal is to ...and more »

While the world is transfixed by the US election, real action is happening on climate change - Quartz

When the dust settles from the US election, haggard voters may be surprised to learn that other important things have been happening in the world. On October 4th, the historic Paris Agreement on climate change came into force—years sooner than expected.and more »

Paris climate agreement enters into force: international experts respond - The Conversation AU

The Paris climate agreement, first struck in December 2015, enters into force today. The treaty commits countries worldwide to keep carbon emissions “well below 2°C above pre-industrial levels and to pursue efforts to limit the temperature increase to ...and more »

Global climate talks move to Marrakesh: Here's what they need to achieve - The Conversation US

Even though evidence on an ever-worsening global climate keeps pouring in with alarming frequency, the last 12 months have, in fact, been a relatively good year for global climate policy. Next week, the world's countries meet in Marrakesh, Morocco, to ...and more »

The Paris climate deal has come into force – what next for Australia? - The Conversation AU

The Paris climate agreement comes into legal force today, just 11 months after it was concluded and 30 days after it met its ratification threshold of 55 parties accounting for at least 55% of global greenhouse gas emissions. By contrast, the Kyoto ...and more »