UN Secretary-General antónio Guterres believes that the Paris climate agreement in jeopardy. About this he wrote on Twitter.

“The level of carbon dioxide emissions are rising again, and the Paris agreement under threat: we need to do more,” wrote Gutteres.

June 1, the President of the United States Donald trump has announced the release of the Paris climate agreement signed in 2015.

The Paris agreement – the agreement under the UN framework Convention on climate change, regulatory measures for reducing carbon dioxide in the atmosphere from 2020. The agreement was prepared to replace the Kyoto Protocol. The purpose of the agreement is to “enhance the implementation” of the UN framework Convention on climate change, in particular, to keep the rise in global average temperatures “well below” 2 °C “to make efforts” to limit the temperature rise value of 1.5 °C.




The Paris climate agreement under threat – UN Secretary-General 15.11.2017

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