On the fifth birthday of the Paris Agreement on Saturday, a U.N. climate summit will test how far political leaders are willing to go in pursuit of its goals.
- Karl Mathiesen and Kalina Oroschakoff
The French and British governments and U.N. chief António Guterres invited them to send in a 45-second speech for the virtual meeting only if they brought “ambitious new commitments…
Virtual is the operative word.
Anyone used to the three-ring circus of global climate talks is in for a shock.
Saturday’s affair will be essentially back-to-back video clips of…