Attending French Presidents Emmanuel Macron’s One Planet Summit this week, UK Prime Minister Theresa May has vowed that her country will lead the way in phasing-out coal while also committing £140 million of new funding to support the world's poorest communities in addresssing the effects of climate change.
Saudi Arabia has pledged 130 million dollars to help fund a five-nation anti-terror force in the Sahel region of west Africa and the United Arab Emirates 30 million, French President Emmanuel Macron announced at a special conference near Paris on Wednesday.
Saudi Arabia has pledged $100 million towards a five-nation anti-terror force in the Sahel region of West Africa, while the United Arab Emirates has offered $30 million, French President Emmanuel Macron said Wednesday. Macron made the...Show More Summary
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PARIS/BERLIN (Reuters) - French President Emmanuel Macron, concerned that a divisive discussion over euro zone reform might undermine his broader European agenda, has begun prioritizing other areas of EU cooperation, French officials say.
French President Emmanuel Macron delivered a stark warning on climate change at a meeting in Paris, urging political and business leaders to launch an urgent new phase in the fight against global warming. “We are losing the battle,” Macron said at Tuesday’s “One Planet” summit. “We must all act because we will all be held [...]Show More Summary
French president sat down with "CBS Evening News" anchor in Paris
PARIS (Reuters) - French President Emmanuel Macron delivered a bleak assessment on the global fight against climate change to dozens of world leaders and company executives on Tuesday, telling them: "We are losing the battle".
French president issues rallying cry, urging world and business leaders to do more in the fight against climate change.
A day before French Presidents Emmanuel Macron's One Planet Summit launches, two French multinationals -- Schneider Electric and EDF Group -- have signed up to The Climate Group's corporate leadership campaigns RE100, EP100, and EV100, sending a strong signal to governments that businesses are stepping up to fight climate change.
French President Emmanuel Macron hosted about 50 heads of state in Paris on Tuesday to build momentum and increase investment to move companies and governments towards the Paris agreement global temperature goals.
MOSCOW (Reuters) - French President Emmanuel Macron will be a guest of honor at an economic forum to be held in Russia's second-largest city St. Petersburg next year, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Wednesday, the RIA news agency reported.
France's new opposition leader Laurent Wauquiez scrambled Tuesday to hold his Republicans party together, two days after it picked the controversial rightwinger to take on centrist President Emmanuel Macron. Wauquiez was elected head...Show More Summary
French President Emmanuel Macron is hosting the One Planet Summit in Paris today. President Trump was not invited. In his first and only American network TV interview, Macron talked to "CBS Evening News" anchor Jeff Glor about his relationship with President Trump, Jerusalem and climate change.
More than 50 world leaders are gathering today in Paris for the One Planet Summit hosted by French President Emmanuel Macron. President Trump was not invited after his decision to withdraw from the Paris climate agreement. In his first and only U.S. network TV interview, Macron spoke to "CBS Evening News" anchor Jeff Glor about his differences with President Trump.
PARIS (Reuters) - French President Emmanuel Macron is urging wealthy countries and global companies to commit more funds to combating global warming and help poorer nations deal with the impact of climate change.
French President Emmanuel Macron on Tuesday called for stronger action in the fight against climate change, as he hosted world leaders for talks two years to the day since the Paris agreement. "We are very far from the goal of the Paris agreement of limiting the rise in temperatures to below a two-degree threshold," he told Le Monde newspaper. Show More Summary
As the One Planet Summit opens with a very driven President Macron, the French press asks "How the finance sector can contribute to saving the planet ? "
French President Emmanuel Macron reminded US President Donald Trump of his responsibility to history over his decision to quit the Paris climate change agreement.
Eighteen climate scientists from the U.S. and elsewhere hit the jackpot Monday as French President Emmanuel Macron awarded them millions of euros in grants to relocate to France for the rest of Donald Trump’s presidential term.