Xi Jinping’s trillion-dollar overseas investment strategy has not caught up with his green rhetoric, environmentalists warn as countries head to Bonn climate summit
The number of Chinese visitors to the Antarctic Peninsula is growing rapidly, adding to concerns over the fragile ecosystem.
Chen Jiliang says a transparent strategy of objectives on the polar regions would empower officials tasked with realising them, as well as end international speculation about China’s true aims.
ON June 1, 2017 U.S. President Donald Trump announced at the Rose Garden that the U.S. would be “getting out” of the Paris Agreement. The decision was unanimously denounced. UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres called it “a major disappointment for global efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and promote international security.”
The bank will help countries meet the Paris Agreement but its energy strategy still leaves the door open to coal.
No basis for notion of fairness among nations: experts