When it comes to climate change and energy costs, it’s hard to find anyone more vulnerable than a person living in a low-lying island nation. Rising sea levels and extreme weather threaten islands, and fluctuations in fossil fuel prices limit their economic vitality.
When my 99-year-old grandmother was just 14, she moved to New York City to find work and help support her family.
Today is Earth Day and more than a hundred and thirty countries are signing the historic agreement that aims to keep the global rise …
This blog is part of a series where Donna Shalala, President of the Clinton Foundation, shares updates on Clinton Foundation programs. View the previous entries here.
It’s been more than a week since the historic climate change deal was adopted in Paris.
The highly-anticipated climate change deal is in. Nearly 200 nations at the COP21 climate summit in Paris have adopted an agreement to keep the rise in global temperature below 2 degrees Celsius. This deal is a major turning point in the fight against global warming.
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