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特朗普的历史性错误

巴黎—美国总统特朗普宣布美国不再参与2015年巴黎气候协定。巴黎气候协定是一项里程碑式的联合国条约,我们所有人付出了极大的努力才取得了这一成果。特朗普正在犯一个巨大的错误,将给他的祖国和全世界引起巨大的余波。

特朗普说他要试图重新谈判巴黎所取得的协议,或起草一份新协议。但当时全世界领导人都盛赞巴黎协定是遏制气候变化的一次突破,是国际合作的一次胜利,是全球经济的一个福音。今天仍然如此。

在当今我们所面临的诸多挑战中,气候变化以其全球性独树一帜。它影响到地球上的所有生命要素——从生态系统和粮食生产,到城市和工业供应链。将气候变化严格地看成是“环境”问题完全没有切中要害。

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