US Participating in COP-23, Despite Rejection of Paris Climate Deal
|11/13/2017||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
The United States is participating in the 23rd Conference of the Parties (COP-23) of the U.N. Framework Convention on Climate Change, despite President Donald Trump’s announcement it will be leaving the Paris Climate Accords.
The State Department says a U.S. delegation is participating in the conference in Bonn, Germany.
A State Department statement Monday said, “The United States remains a Party in good standing to the U.N. Framework Convention on Climate Change and is participating in ongoing negotiations under the Framework Convention as well as the Paris Agreement, in order to ensure a level playing field that benefits and protects U.S. interests.”
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