"Obama, Hollande Cooperate on 2015 Global Climate Change Pact"

"WASHINGTON, DC, February 11, 2014 (ENS) – The leaders of France and the United States today agreed to expand their work to curb climate change in advance of the United Nations climate summit next year in Paris, where the world is expected to forge a global climate agreement to take effect in 2020."

"During today’s State Visit to the United States, the first state visit by a French president in nearly 20 years, France’s President Francois Hollande said, “How not to mention climate change when France next year will convene and host a conference? It’s not just about hosting a conference and having our hotels full. No, it’s about reaching a global goal, because there is a danger.”"

Environment News Service had the story February 11, 2014.


"Obama Admin Quietly Preparing Pledge of Deeper GHG Emissions Targets for U.N. Talks" (ClimateWire)

Source: ENS, 02/12/2014