Oxfam response to US announcement on climate change
On Thursday, 31 May, in a speech ahead of the G8 summit in Germany, US President George W. Bush spoke about the need for the world to address climate change – and outlined US plans to gather the countries that emit the most greenhouse gases and set a global emissions goal. This is significant as it is the first time that the Bush administration has spoken directly and publicly on climate change policy.
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