It’s official! UK ratifies landmark Paris climate deal

The UK Government has ratified the landmark climate deal agreed in Paris last December. Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson signed the agreement, which commits countries to try to limit global temperature rise to well below 2°C. The Foreign Office said it will now deposited “at the earliest opportunity at the UN in New York”. The news […]

US and China ‘to ratify Paris climate agreement’

The US and China are expected to ratify the Paris climate change agreement at the G20 summit this weekend. Only 23 nations have so far formally ratified the deal, which will only enter into force when at least 55 countries representing 55% of greenhouse gas emissions do so. China and the US, the world’s two […]