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Small Countries Ratify UN Climate Change Deal

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Several small island nations ratified the Paris Agreement on climate change on September 21 (AP). Although 175 countries signed the agreement, it will not take effect until at least 55 countries accounting for 55% of global emissions ratify (AP, UN). Many small countries were among the first to ratify the agreement, including Belize, Tuvalu, Nauru, […]