‘An Inconvenient Sequel’ Conveniently Compelling

‘An Inconvenient Sequel’ Conveniently Compelling

Undoubtedly the filmmakers and Former Vice President Al Gore expected their powerful new documentary – “An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth To Power” – to end with the Paris climate accord achieved in 2016. But the current administration’s shortsighted, stunning decision to pull out of the accord made the sequel to the Academy Award-winning documentary, “An Inconvenient […]

Climate Accord Reached at Paris Summit

Climate Accord Reached at Paris Summit

Just weeks after the terror attacks of November 13, Paris once again became a focal point in world news by hosting what was arguably the most important climate conference since the Kyoto Protocol of 1997, with an accord ultimately being reached by the participating nations. The conference took place just one month after that nation endured horrific terrorist attacks that […]

United Nations COP21 and the Implications for Africa

United Nations COP21 and the Implications for Africa

The 21st United Nations Conference of the Parties (COP21) agreed to a historic climate deal in Paris on Dec. 12, 2015. The COP21 pact has been seen by many observers as giving a fresh impetus to African countries towards combatting climate change. The Paris Agreement, ratified by nearly 200 countries, arguably has important policy and development implications […]

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