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International Update Volume 50, Issue 10

U.N. POSTPONES 2020 CLIMATE CHANGE CONFERENCE DUE TO COVID-19 PANDEMIC

Japan, United Kingdom

On April 1, the United Nations announced it would postpone this year’s climate change conference to 2021 due to the COVID-19 pandemic (UNFCCC). The talks, originally to be held November 9-20 in Glasgow, mark the five-year deadline for countries to update their national climate targets according to the Paris Agreement of 2015.