Posts Tagged ‘Paris Agreement’

NZ emissions target likely to toughen Comments 0

Monday, November 16th, 2020
emissions

New Zealand’s emissions target is likely to toughen if the Climate Change Minister, James Shaw, gets his way. Commenting on advice he received, Shaw says the current target is too weak to match the Government’s commitment to helping save the world and keep the world’s heating within 1.5 degrees celsius. Shaw says conclusive advice from Read more

Catholic organisations condemn Trump’s Paris agreement withdrawal Comments 0

Monday, November 11th, 2019
Trump Paris Agreement

Catholic organisations in the United States are condemning the Trump administration as it begins to withdraw the US from the Paris Agreement on climate change. Citing economic downsides to the plan, on June 1, 2017, President Donald Trump said he would pull out of the deal at the earliest possible date. It makes the US Read more