Tag Archives: Kyoto Protocol
Brexit May Deliver Fatal Punch to Paris Climate Pact
Even before the entry into force of the Paris climate agreement that saw global jubilation just six months ago, we are faced with the possible risk of exit by referendum from the pledge of an ambitious reduction in the emission of Green House Gases (GHGs). The United Kingdom, one of the 28 countr..
Are Worst Doubts About Future of Climate Change Coming True?
Rewinding fast backward reveals that when the Kyoto Protocol was opened for signature 18 years ago, on March 16, 1998, only six countries signed it on the opening day. Four of them were small island countries. When the Paris climate deal was opened for signature at UN headquarters on Earth Day, Apri..