Bloomberg & the Paris Agreement

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Bloomberg & the Paris Agreement

At the Paris climate conference (COP21) in December 2015, 195 countries adopted the first-ever universal, legally binding global climate deal.

The agreement sets out a global action plan to put the world on track to avoid dangerous climate change by limiting global warming to well below 2°C.

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Representing U.S. Mike Bloomberg Joins One Planet Summit on 2nd Anniversary of the Paris Agreement
Originally posted on  On December 12th, 2017, two years to the day after the historic adoption of the Paris Agreement, global leaders convened at the One Planet...
Dec 14, 2017 12:55 PM ET
Bloomberg Philanthropies Signs on as Headline Sponsor of 2018 Climate Leadership Conference
WASHINGTON, December 7, 2017 /3BL Media/ - The Center for Climate and Energy Solutions (C2ES) and The Climate Registry (TCR) are pleased to announce that Bloomberg Philanthropies will serve as headline sponsor of the 2018 Climate Leadership Conference. Bloomberg Philanthropies is stepping in to fill the void left by long-time sponsor, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), which...
Dec 7, 2017 2:30 PM ET
The U.S. Is Tackling Global Warming, Even if Trump Isn’t
"American leaders from state capitols, city halls and businesses across the country have shown up in force, and we have delivered a unified message to the world: American society remains committed to our pledge under the agreement." To read the full story, click here. ...
Nov 16, 2017 10:10 AM ET
'Tobacco at a Cancer Summit': Trump Coal Push Savaged at Climate Conference
By Damian Carrington  The Trump team was heckled and interrupted by a protest song at the UN’s climate change summit in Bonn on Monday after using its only official appearance to say fossil fuels were vital to reducing poverty around the world and to saving...
Nov 15, 2017 1:15 PM ET
As U.S. Sheds Role as Climate Change Leader, Who Will Fill the Void?
When President Trump announced in June that the United States would withdraw from the Paris agreement, America officially ceded its global leadership on climate change. The retreat had actually begun months earlier, when climate change disappeared from most government websites and vanished from America’s domestic and international agendas. No longer would the United States federal...
Nov 13, 2017 2:55 PM ET