Trump Election Happened During Intl’ Meeting On Climate
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FEATURING LERATO LETEBELE – All eyes were on the United States on 11/9, when Donald Trump won enough electoral college votes to cinch the Presidency. Among the most anxious watchers of the US election were the attendees of a global meeting in Marrakech, Morocco working to combat climate change. With Trump having declared global warming a hoax, climate justice activists and even country delegates at the COP22 UN meeting were likely thrown off balance by this political earthquake.
Find more about COP22 at www.350.org.
Lerato Letebele, Africa, Arab World Communications Coordinator for 350.org.