What US Pullout from Paris Agreement Means for World

June 1, 2017

What US Pullout from Paris Agreement Means for World

By backing out of the Paris Agreement on climate change, and offering to renegotiate a new pact, the US has created an opening for China to take on a leadership role in the international community and press ahead with coordinated climate action, according to Timiebi Aganaba-Jeanty, an expert in international environmental law at the Centre for International Governance Innovation.

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