Remaining Questions About US Paris Agreement Withdrawal
Silvia MaciunasNovember 21, 2017, 12:03 PM EST
Law360, New York (November 21, 2017, 12:03 PM EST) -- Very early in the morning on Saturday Nov. 18, the 23rd Conference of the Parties (COP23) closed their annual meeting at the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate. Parties worked to advance issues under the convention and to develop rules to guide the implementation of the Paris agreement.
The Paris agreement was adopted in December 2015 by consensus of all the parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC). It was widely hailed as a success since previous efforts to achieve a more...