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World Affairs Global Drinks and Discussion Group-USA Effects of Pulling Out of the Paris Climate Accord

  • Tue, January 16, 2018
  • 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
  • Novare Res, 4 Canal Plaza, Portland

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Monthly World Affairs Council of Maine 
Global Drinks and Discussion Group

USA Effects of Pulling Out of the Paris Climate Accord

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Please join us for WACM monthly Global Drinks and Discussion Group. This is an informal get-together to talk in a small group about a global topic of current interest.  The January meeting of the group will take place on Tuesday, January 16th, from 5:30 PM to 6:30 at Novare Res, 4 Canal Plaza, Portland. 

This event is free and open to WACM members and non members!!

Please register here, email Yvette at info@wacmaine.org or call (207) 780-4337 if you plan to attend. For more details about the event please contact Kerry Plath at kplath@ciee.org

This month's background reading: 

"So What Exactly is in the Paris Climate Accord?" NPR:

https://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2017/06/01/531048986/so-what-exactly-is-in-the-paris-climate-accord

"Trump Quits the Paris Climate Accord, Denouncing It as a Violation of US Sovereignty," LA Times:

http://www.latimes.com/politics/la-na-pol-trump-paris-20170601-story.html

"Paris Agreement: Who is Taking the Lead on Climate Change?" CNN:

http://www.cnn.com/2017/12/12/world/climate-change-paris-agreement-two-years/index.html

"No Paris Climate Accord? No Problem, Bloc of States Says," Seattle Times: 

https://www.seattletimes.com/business/no-paris-climate-accord-no-problem-bloc-of-states-says/




DirectionsNovare Res is located at 4 Canal Plaza in the Old Port , Portland, Enter through the alleyway at the Keybank sign at 50 Exchange St. between Middle St. and Fore St. Look for Novare Res on the north side of the parking lot.


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