Reuters/Kevin Lamarque - U.S. President Barack Obama acknowledgs Brazil President Dilma Rousseff as they hold a joint news conference in the East Room of the White House in Washington June 30, 2015.
Six key issues the US-Brazil climate change announcement could have addressed, but didn’t
June 30, 2015,
Today, the United States and Brazil today made a joint announcement on climate change following a meeting between Presidents Dilma Rousseff and Barack Obama at the White House. Despite this being a positive step for both leaders, Timmons Roberts and Guy Edwards highlight six key issues that this US-Brazil climate change announcement should have addressed, but did not.