Tackling Climate Change to be a Key Issue at U.N. Summit (And Among Faith Communities)
We may care about the poor, but often times be too quick to overlook the underlying conditions, like climate change, that worsen their state. As the country that represents only 4% of the world’s population yet 30% of the world’s emissions, how can we do our part to face these conditions head on?
(Miami Herald) Ministers from major economies will discuss who will pay to help poor countries avoid the worst effects of global warming.
With global temperatures rising, superstorms taking their deadly toll and a year-end deadline to firm up the Paris climate deal, leaders at this year’s U.N. General Assembly are feeling a sense of urgency to keep up the momentum on combating climate change.