US Withdrawal From The Paris Accord

U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks at the Western Conservative Summit in Denver, Colorado, U.S., July 1, 2016. REUTERS/Rick Wilking

On Thursday (1/06/2017), President Trump announced US withdrawal from the 2015 pact. 

More than 1,400 mayors of US cities have formed a coalition to meet the agreements of the Paris Climate Accord. 

Former NYC Mayor Michael Bloomberg said on Friday in Paris that his foundation would help coordinate a US effort called America’s Pledge

The US can still meet its commitments to fight climate change, despite President Donald Trump’s withdrawal from the Paris accord, former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg has said.
US Mayors will DEFY Trump and carry on meeting the terms of the Paris Accord as Michael Bloomberg pledges to give the UN $15million to cover the cost of the President Trump’s withdrawal.