#Dubai chosen by the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change @UNFCCC ) Secretariat as host city of the MENA Climate Week 2020, the first-of-its-kind climate event to be held in region, coinciding with @expo2020dubai .
Union Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar at United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) COP25 in Madrid, Spain: India has reduced emissions intensity of GDP by 21% & is on track to achieve the goal of 35% emissions reduction as promised in Paris.
“We need a progressive capitalism which exploits the benefits of markets while taming their excesses,”said J.Stiglitz,Nobel Prize in Economics,Prof @Columbia who recently gave 2 lectures on inequality & climate change at l'X in the framework @AllianceProg
Today, our Bicameral Congressional Delegation arrived to Madrid, Spain for the 2019 United Nations Framework on Climate Change. We were welcomed by Ambassador Duke Buchan III & the Marine Security Guard Detachment at the @USembassyMadrid . #COP25 #TimeForAction
Today, the Yankees became the 1st major North American sports team to sign on to the UN Sports for Climate Action Framework, the aim of which is to to bring greenhouse emissions in line with the Paris Climate Change Agreement & inspire others to take ambitious climate action.
We’ve done more damage to the environment since the United Nations established its climate change framework in 1992 than we did in all the millennia that preceded it.
Ministers are quietly trying to downgrade climate change in national planning framework – but it’s vital that protecting the planet is at the heart of how we use and create space. Tabled cross-party motion in Parliament. 👇
Watch President Obama discuss how to build a framework for progress on the global effort to tackle climate change.