Michael Bloomberg ‘to Write $4.5M Check to Cover US Commitment to Paris Climate Agreement’

Former New York City mayor and billionaire philanthropist Michael Bloomberg announced on Sunday that he would be donating $4.5 million to cover America’s financial commitment to the Paris Climate Agreement this year. The donation, which is being issued by his charity Bloomberg Philanthropies, will be given to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change […]

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Bloomberg Philanthropies supports climate action with $4.5m

The Bonn, Germany-based UN Climate Change (UNFCCC) has welcomed the announcement of a $4.5 million financial contribution made by Bloomberg Philanthropies to support its work. UN Climate Change secretariat expresses its gratitude for the support it receives from both Parties and non-Party stakeholders which, it adds, “helps to realise the full potential of the UN […]

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Bloomberg pays to keep US in climate pact

Former New York mayor and billionaire Michael Bloomberg says he will write a $US4.5 million ($A5.8 million) cheque to cover this year’s US financial commitment to the Paris Climate Agreement. President Donald Trump last year pulled the United States out of the pact, making the country the only one opposed to it. Bloomberg, in a […]

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