Climate campaigners win appeal to prevent new Heathrow runway | AFP

Climate activists celebrate outside the Royal Courts of Justice in London after the Court of Appeals ruled against the building of a third runway at London’s Heathrow airport, saying the UK government had failed to take into account its commitments under the Paris Agreement on limiting global warming.

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Obama talks climate change, Paris Accord

Former US President Barack Obama said Friday the Paris Agreement on climate change may fall short of expectations but that it is still the way forward to raise global standards and make businesses invest in clean energy. (Dec. 13)

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Nancy Pelosi tells ‘COP25’ that US is ‘still in’ the climate fight | AFP

US Congressional leader Nancy Pelosi tells the ‘COP25’ conference in Madrid that the world can still count on the United States despite President Donald Trump’s decision to pull out of the Paris Agreement.

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Ethics in Cannabis with Dr. Jonathan Newman

At the International Cannabis Policy Conference organized by FAAAT, we got to interview Dr. Jonathan Newman. Dr. Jonathan Newman is a social anthropologist at the University of Sussex, where he researches the cannabis industry in Europe.

You may have heard about the Paris Agreement before, as Trump famously said he would withdraw the United States of America from the accord. However, the rest of the world is still very much in favor of the Paris Agreement which deals with climate change. The Paris Agreement is an agreement within the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) and starting in the year 2020. This too will affect the cannabis industry.

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In China, California governor calls for more climate action

US President Donald Trump’s decision to pull out of the Paris Agreement on climate change is galvanising US cities and states to take action on global warming, says California Governor Jerry Brown, as he seeks to fill the US leadership vacuum on climate change.

Modi tells Macron India will ‘go beyond’ Paris climate accord

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi vows after meeting French President Emmanuel Macron to go “above and beyond” the Paris Agreement on climate change, after the US said it would quit the deal.