CITY LEADERS SAY: Climate Change Will Affect Their Populations and New Policies Are Needed – Along With Collaborations and Partnerships With Companies and the Capital Markets
The Federal government under the administration of President Donald Trump has signaled the official intention of withdrawal from the COP 21 Paris Agreement. Almost 200 other nations will stay in the Agreement, which has the goal of rolling back the effects of climate change and emissions levels of past decades.
While the national government of the U.S.A. is backing away from the Agreement, hundreds of local governments – American cities, municipalities, states – are “staying the course,” and adopting policies to achieve the COP-21 mid- and long-term goals.
The private sector has a broadening range of opportunities presented now…
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