Spain Will Host COP25 After Chile Backs Out; Trump Initiates US Withdrawal From Paris Accord

7 Nov 2019 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
BONN, Germany
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The United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) has announced an offer from the Government of Spain to host United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP25) from December 2-13, 2019.The 1 November announcement came on the heels of Chile’s decision to pull out of the host role in the face of extended civil unrest that began in Santiago in mid-October. This is the first time such assistance has been required in the history of the conferences.A press release from UNFCCC states “It is encouraging to see countries working together in the spirit of multilateralism to address climate change, the biggest challenge facing this and future generations...

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