South Africa Climate Action Network Statement on COP 23

SACAN welcomes the opportunity to provide input into the COP 23 South Africa position. The Department of Environmental Affairs (DEA) deserves praise for its efforts to develop South Africa’s first climate change legislation. We commend steps taken to increase stakeholder engagement, through various committees and working groups. Much has occurred in South Africa over the… Read More South Africa Climate Action Network Statement on COP 23

U.S. decision on Paris Agreement only strengthens civil society resolve on climate action

The Trump administration’s decision to withdraw from the Paris Agreement cannot overturn the collective agreement by the world’s governments to do what is needed to limit global warming to well below 2 degrees Celsius.… Read More U.S. decision on Paris Agreement only strengthens civil society resolve on climate action