Kick Polluters Out of the UN Climate Talks
Negotiators have just proposed a new draft climate text that goes directly after the fossil fuel industry — one that would force companies like Exxon and Chevron to “cease to exist in their current forms” according to the Financial Times.
But the fossil fuel industry is fighting to roll back the agreement and weaken protections for countries like the Philippines. Unlike tobacco control talks where tobacco lobbyists are banned, the UN climate talks allow the fossil fuel industry free reign in their halls. read more>