SPECIAL COP22 – Trump and the Paris Agreement: three scenarios after US presidential election

The victory of Donald Trump at the US presidential election on Nov. 8 have sparked doubts about the stance US will take on global climate action during the Trump administration.

FEEM researcher Simone Tagliapietra is following the COP22 talks in Marrakech. In this video Tagliapietra summarizes three possible scenarios of how US climate policy might change after the new administration takes office in January 2017.

 

(Image: Donald Trump campaigning in Phoenix, Arizona, in August 2016. Photo credit: Gage Skidmore/Wikipedia)