COP22: World leaders prepare response to Trump administration climate scepticism

Ministers in Marrakesh to consider bold call for action, as John Kerry declares outgoing administration will do all it can to advance Paris Agreement

James Murray
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COP22: World leaders prepare response to Trump administration climate scepticism

Ministers and diplomats gathering in Marrakesh for the final week of the COP22 Summit are preparing a series of moves designed to minimise the impact of the US election on the Paris Agreement and encourage...

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