COP 23: WILL THE UNITED STATES BE AT THE TABLE?

Representatives of the members of the Arctic Council agreed on a draft statement covering the May 17 meeting of Council. Canada’s Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland  noted the significance of the United States agreeing to the Council’s statement that supported the Paris agreement on climate change. After the draft text was circulated to the US Government, Rex Tillerson, the … Read more…

Get Ready for it!

Get Ready for it!

When President Trump was elected, 4RG anticipated that the US would not contribute anything useful to the development of climate change policy and sound environmental measures over the next 4 years. In fact the future effort to check climate change may more seriously effected. We expect that tomorrow (or soon thereafter) the US will formally withdraw … Read more…